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3M™ Durapore™ Surgical Tape

3M™ Durapore™ Surgical Tape is a latex free, multi-purpose, hypoallergenic 'silk-like' tape. It has a strong, durable backing for applications where strength is required.

3M™ Durapore™ Surgical Tape has a woven backing for extra strength. Its excellent adhesion provides security for critical taping situations. The tape is conformable to body contours but not extensible. The permeable backing prevents moisture build-up, so improving patient comfort. 3M™ Durapore™ Surgical Tape has a hypoallergenic adhesive, and is gentle to the skin. The tape leaves no residue on removal. Available in 4 sizes.
 Indications for Use
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  • Support strapping e.g. 'neighbour' strapping
  • Securing bulky dressings
  • Securing tubing
  • Fixing heavy medical devices
  • Date and name labelling
   

 Successful Application & Removal



Application:
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  • Apply tape evenly to clean, dry surface
  • Position and press down from centre outwards
  • Maximise adhesion by firmly rubbing or pressing tape backing
  • Never apply tape under tension. This may induce blistering or skin tearing

 




Removal:
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  • Loosen tape ends
  • Remove tape in direction of hair growth. Keep tape close to skin surface and slowly pull tape back
  • Support skin throughout removal

 3M™ Durapore™ Surgical Tape
Cat. No. NSV Code Size Case Contents
Items/Box Boxes/Case
1538-0 EHK071 1.25cm x 9.14m 24 10 Boxes
1538-1 EHK073 2.50cm x 9.14m 12 10 Boxes
1538-2 EHK075 5.00cm x 9.14m 6 10 Boxes
1538-3 EHK077 7.50cm x 9.14m 4 10 Boxes
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