Sorbsan Silver Packing
Sorbsan Silver’s properties make it ideal for managing cavity wounds; the fibres (1.5% silver alginate fibres) absorb exudate and form an antimicrobial gel which fully contours the wound bed for maximum effect, providing optimal conditions to support healing 1. The gelled fibres can be irrigated away from the wound with normal saline 0.9% for pain free removal 2,3. Sorbsan Silver Packing dressings come with a plastic probe to help assess the wound before dressing.
When to use Sorbsan Silver Packing:
Sorbsan Silver Packing may be used in cavity wounds where there is a moderate to high level of exudate. Sorbsan Silver Packing is suitable for the management of larger, wet cavity wounds.
Sorbsan Silver Packing is therefore suitable for the management of abscesses and sinus’ resulting from:
- Pilonidal sinus’
- Pressure sores
- Post-operative wounds
- Fungating lesions
Sorbsan Silver Packing may be used on wounds which are infected or are likely to become infected
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