Covidien partnered with the Medtronic Company and was added to its team of moderately invasive procedures in an effort to improve medical care globally. Medtronic believes that the more people in the medical field, the better the results. This partnership is intended to improve the medical system by developing cutting-edge technologies that are practical and free from any harm. By working together and combining its capabilities, Medtronic is able to deliver at a fast-pace products that are in accordance with current technological advances, while providing health practitioners and patients with the optimal procedures and results.
Covidien Foam Dressing Options
KENDALL FOAM WOUND DRESSINGS
The surface of the Kendall Foam Wound Dressings is breathable, as a result it provides with the optimal environment for wound healing. The product’s foam is both functional and soothing, it shields the wound from further damage without risking its comfortability.
KENDALL FOAM BORDER GENTLE ADHESION DRESSINGS
The silicone-based Kendall Foam Border Gentle Adhesion Dressings protect the wound from water and bacteria as well. Comfortable and soothing to the skin, this product is extremely adherent, but easy to remove and re-attach.
KENDALL AMD ANTIMICROBIAL FOAM DRESSINGS
Unlikely to induce allergies, Kendall AMD Antimicrobial Foam Dressings employ a powerful antiseptic to prevent germs from developing throughout the entire dressing area. The product shields the area from bacteria, while it also prevents the development of damaging microorganisms.
Covidien Transparent Dressing Options
KENDALL TRANSPARENT FILM DRESSINGS
Available in several sizes and impervious to water, Kendall Transparent Film Dressings prevent contact between the area affected and external contaminants. It is practical and convenient since the product can be applied making use of only one hand. Highly breathable, these dressings are suited for injuries incurred by burns and ulcers, as well as post-operative care of donor sites and areas which have been subject to insertion of intravenous catheters.
KENDALL WINDOW TRANSPARENT FILM DRESSINGS
Kendall Window Transparent Film Dressings accelerate wound recovery by preventing bacteria penetration, at the same time allowing for breathability. Gentle to the skin and simple to take off, these film dressings support the user’s ability to move, and they can be applied even in difficult areas.
Covidien Calcium Alginate Dressing Options
KENDALL CALCIUM ALGINATE DRESSINGS
Kendall Calcium Alginate Dressings although highly absorbent, provide with enough moisture to promote wound recovery by holding body fluids coming from the wound. This fluid retention offers a secure and protective environment to shield the wound. In addition, these dressings don’t present any issue when employed over wounds which have been in contact with damaging organisms.
KENDALL ZINC CALCIUM ALGINATE DRESSINGS
It offers the same characteristics as Kendall Calcium Alginate Dressings, however it possesses the additional element of zinc, which aids in wound recovery.
Covidien Hydrogel Dressing Options
KENDALL AMORPHOUS GEL
The Kendall Amorphous Gel maintains a slightly damp setting which is helpful in order to fasten wound recovery. The product is ideal for injuries, such as:
Advanced stages of bed sores
KENDALL HYDROGEL IMPREGNATED GAUZE
The Kendall Hydrogel Impregnated Gauze is a long-lasting pad infused in hydrogel. Available in different sizes, this product should be employed over the wound in order to keep a damp surrounding that benefits wound healing.
KENDALL HYDROGEL WOUND DRESSINGS
Clear and gentle on the skin, Kendall Hydrogel Wound Dressings keep a fresh and moisturized setting in order to fasten healing and relieve discomfort. In addition, its circular shape increases the application scope.
Covidien Hydrocolloid Dressing Options
KENDALL ALGINATE HYDROCOLLOID DRESSINGS
Kendall Alginate Hydrocolloid Dressings are absorptive and slim, which allows the dressings to maintain a low-profile. It is ideal for wounds which are not exuding excessively, but whose exudate varies from slight to moderate.