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Stability / Fixation

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  • IV3000's waterproof properties ensure that the dressing remains securely in place even when wet.


IV3000 Stability Fixation


In addition, a high MVTR means that it is possible to maintain a dry site underneath the dressing, which results in a dressing that is more securely fixed.


  • IV3000 - minimizes catheter manipulations, movement and dislodgement, helping to reduce the risk of phlebitis and associated infection.
  • IV3000 - minimizes catheter dislodgement, resulting in fewer needle sticks for patients and less opportunity for needle stick injuries to nursing staff.
  • IV3000 - adhesiveness - 'excellent catheter stability, but easy to remove'


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