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Unique 3D foam structure for superior absorption

When in contact with exudate the unique 3D foam structure of Biatain® conforms closely to the wound bed for superior absorption – even under compression (1-3).

Soft and flexible dressing

Biatain® Adhesive is a soft and flexible dressing providing high patient comfort (4,5).

Superior exudate management

The superior absorption and retention of exudate minimises risk of maceration and leakage (1). This adhesive dressing is well suited for use on wounds with healthy periwound skin and in areas with a need for extra adhesion.

Long wear time

Due to the superior absorption capacity of Biatain® the dressing has a long wear time. Studies have shown that Biatain® is a cost-effective solution with a wear time up to 7 days (6-8).

Mode of action

The unique 3D foam structure absorbs the exudate vertically and locks the fluid away within its structure, still leaving the wound moist providing good moist wound healing conditions.

Composition

Biatain® Adhesive is a soft and conformable polyurethane foam dressing with a hydrocolloid adhesive border.

Usage

Biatain® Adhesive can be used for a wide range of exuding wounds, including leg ulcers, pressure ulcers, second degree burns, donor sites, postoperative wounds and skin abrasions. Biatain® Adhesive can be used in combination with compression therapy.

 

REFERENCES

1. Andersen KE et al. A randomised, controlled study to compare the effectiveness of two foam dressings in the management of lower leg ulcers. Ostomy/Wound Management 2002;(48)8:34-41.

2. Thomas S et al. www.dressings.org/TechnicalPublications/PDF/ Coloplast-Dressings-Testing-2003-2004.pdf

3. Reitzel N et al. An in-vitro test of absorption capacity of foam dressings under pressure. EWMA 2008.

4. Jørgensen B et al. A randomised, controlled trial on safety and performance of a new foam dressing on venous leg ulcers. EWMA 2008.

5. Vogensen H. Evaluation of Biatain® Soft-hold foam dressing. British Journal of Nursing 2006;15(21):1162-65.

6. Bale S et al. Time to healing and HRQoL in the treatment of pressure ulcers with foam dressings. EWMA 2002.

7. White R and Cutting KF. Modern exudate management: a review of wound treatments. WorldWideWounds 2006.

8. Romanelli M et al. Exudate management made easy. Wounds International 2010;1(2).

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Product name Item number Area size Units in package
Biatain® Adhesive 3420 12.5x12.5 cm 10
Biatain® Adhesive 3423 18x18 cm 5
Biatain® Adhesive 3426 18x28 cm 10
Biatain® Adhesive 3488 19x20 cm 5
Biatain® Adhesive 3430 10x10 cm 10
Biatain® Adhesive 3485 23x23 cm 5
Biatain® Adhesive 3486 19x20 cm 5
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Unique 3D foam structure

Unique 3D foam structure

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Unique 3D foam structure

Unique 3D foam structure for superior absorption 


Key benefits

  • When in contact with exudate the unique 3D foam structure of Biatain conforms closely to the wound bed – even under compression.
  • The unique 3D foam structure absorbs the exudate vertically and locks the fluid away within its structure, still leaving the wound moist providing optimal moist wound healing conditions.
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Soft and flexible dressing

Soft and flexible dressing

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Soft and flexible dressing

Biatain Adhesive is a soft and flexible dressing. 

 

Key benefits

  • Biatain Adhesive is a soft and flexible dressing that is very comfortable to wear.
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Biatain® Super – Superior absorption for for low, medium and highly exuding wounds. Moist wound healing environment for faster healing (1-3). All-in-one simple to use wound dressing (1).

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