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ALLEVYN Gentle Border Multisite

Silicone Gel Adhesive Hydrocellular Dressing

Overview

Description

ALLEVYN Gentle Border Multisite is a unique tri-lobe foam dressing incorporating the ALLEVYN triple action technology designed to fit the most awkward areas of the body.


Features

  • Ideal for awkward or contoured body areas
  • Easy to apply
  • Bacterial and waterproof barriers
  • Conformable to any area of the body


Benefits

  • Optimal fluid management
    Lowers risk of maceration1
  • Provides a bacterial barrier
    May help reduce risk of infection
  • Extensible and flexible
    High comfort and conformability2
  • Excellent flexibility without compromising gentle adherence
    Easily molds to body contours and hard to dress areas3


Indications

ALLEVYN Gentle Border Multisite is indicated for wound management by secondary intention on shallow, granulating wounds, chronic and acute low exuding wounds full and partial thickness wounds including:

  • Pressure ulcers
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Leg ulcers
  • Fungating wounds 
  • Infected wounds
  • Malignant wounds
  • Surgical wounds
  • Donor sites
  • First and second degree burns


Precautions

Do not use ALLEVYN Gentle Border Multisite dressing with oxidizing agents such as hypochlorite solutions (e.g. EUSOL) or hydrogen peroxide, as these can break down the absorbent polyurethane component of the dressing. If reddening or sensitization occurs discontinue use.


Ordering Information

Product # Size Pcs/Pkgs
66800959 17.1cm x 17.9cm 1bx/10 dressings



References 

  1. Kotz, P Fisher J, McCluskey P, Hartwell SD, Dharma H. Use of a new silver barrier dressing, ALLEVYN Ag in exuding chronic wounds. Int Wound J. 2009 Jun;6(3):186-94. 
  2. SMTL Report 10/3328/1, Conformability of wound dressings, August 2010
  3. Smith and Nephew Data on file report OR-DOF-011

 

Instructions for use

Step 1

Step 1

Remove protective covering


Step 2

Step 2

Identify placement area


Step 3

Step 3

Anchor adhesive side to skin


Step 4

Step 4

Tear the perforations as needed and mold the dressing to the skin