Askina Foam

Askina® Foam is a two layered non-adherent dressing made from:

A soft breathable hydrophilic polyurethane foam layer and has ahigh fluid handling capacity (199 g / 100 cm2)

A thin, transparent and protective polyurethane film, which is water proof and bacteria resistant

Advantages

Excellent fluid handling characteristics
No need for frequent dressing changes
Enhances a moist wound environment
No adherence to the wound: designed to allow atraumatic, painless dressing changes
Visual control of exudate absorption
Askina® Foam Cavity is highly resistant: and easy to remove, without leaving any particles

Contraindication

Askina® Foam is contraindicated for:

Ulcers resulting from infections, such as tuberculosis, syphilis, deep fungal infections
Bites or third degree burns

In case of infections with inflammatory signs (temperature, oedema, redness, pain) contact proper medical authority. Resume the use ofAskina® Foam when normal healing conditions have returned.
Indication

Moderate to heavy exuding wounds:

Stage I–IV pressure ulcers
Venous and arterial leg ulcers
Diabetic foot ulcers
1st and 2nd degree burns

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