Successful intravenous therapy requires confidence that the line will remain securely in the vein and the entry site free from infection, trauma and phlebitis. The 3M™ Tegaderm™ I.V. Dressing range incorporates innovative design characteristics to help meet these requirements.
Skin may break down as a result of pressure from sitting or lying in one position for long periods, or through 'friction' and 'shear'. 3M™ Reston™ Self-Adhering Foam helps to relieve pressure and so reduce the risk of skin breakdown occurring.
3M's Skin Care Products range helps to meet the challenges of managing broken or 'at-risk' skin. By encouraging the development of healthy, intact skin, the range offers improved care and confidence to health care professionals and patients.
Pre-operative hair removal using 3M™ Surgical Clippers offers you many benefits over razors. These include a higher quality of care and improved comfort for your patients. Lower infection rates could also save your hospital money. Please see http://www.3m.co.uk/clipper for more information.
Surgeons all over the world rely on 3M for many of their draping needs. 3M has harnessed innovative technologies to create a highly advanced range of single use surgical drapes, for superior performance and reliability.
3M Health Care offers a range of high performance disposable reinforced and standard surgical gowns to meet the needs of the theatre environment. For further information please go to http://www.3m.co.uk/comfortzone or contact Customer Services on 01509 613151.
3M Health Care understands your need for high quality surgical masks and respirators that help reduce exposure of the patient and healthcare professional to potential infectious airborne particulate hazards.