Surgifix is a soft, white, elastic net bandage knitted from polyester, polyamide and latex yarns. The special construction ensures that it can be stretched without shrinking or distorting and minimises torniquet effect. It is available in 8 sizes and can be stretched to 25m in length. deal for dressing retention on heads, fingers and other awkward sites, Surgifix is particularly useful for dressing retention in chronic wound treatment. It is easy to apply and is highly versatile to fit a broad range of indications. Surgifix is available in a roll format that can be cut to the required size to minimise wastage, making it highly cost-effective. The open breathable design facilitates monitoring of the wound site/device and ensures the dressing is held firmly in position, without restricting patient movement. Easy to wash and change compared to standard crepe bandages, Surgifix is a cool, conformable, low-bulk bandage solution.
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