Derma Sciences is dedicated to tissue regenerative medicine. When it comes to R&D the company is at the front line by developing new technologies for the treatment of different types of wounds. It does not place any restriction on the type of wound their products are expected to treat, they provide solutions to numerous wounds produced by different conditions, such as diabetic wounds and injuries caused by exposure to heat. The organization directs its efforts towards developing products that have been conceived using the best available information in the market, while it walks along with the medical team through every step of regenerative medicine.
Derma Sciences offers a wide range of products that utilize medical honey on its fabrication, these products are ideal for wounds that do not produce a heavy amount of exudate. Medihoney based products can be used for the following conditions:
- Bed Sores
- Venous leg ulcers
- Wounds as a result of surgical procedures
- Superficial and partial-thickness burns
Medihoney products include pastes, gels, and dressings.
Derma Sciences Wound Dressing Options
Gazetex Bandage RollsThese latex-free rolls made out of gauze are ideal for full-thickness wounds. Gazetex Bandage Rolls can be applied directly in contact with the wound since they provide breathability and high absorption, also it can be employed on top of other dressings to add a padded-like feeling.
Gazetex 100% Cotton, 6-PLY, Fluff SpongesFully made out of cotton, these sponges can be used to debride wounds and to prepare certain areas for surgery. They can be employed to protect and support wound recovery, including exuding wounds.
Dupad Abdominal PadsWith high absorbing capacity, Dupad Abdominal Pads allow just enough moisture without negatively affecting the wound or the epidermis. It is beneficial to the skin and wound since it does not allow exudate to filter through the pad. Made without latex, these pads minimize the incidence of fabric residues.
Surecare Eye Pads – SterileEmployed directly in contact with the wound when an additional safety barrier is preferred, Surecare Eye Pads offer the following characteristics:
- Made without latex
Derma Sciences Sponge Options
Ducare Woven Gauze SpongesIntended for a wide variety of applications, the Ducare Woven Gauze Sponges are fully made out of cotton, as a result they are latex-free. In addition, they are available in multiple sizes and two options, sterilized and not sterilized. Among other things, the Ducare Woven Gauze Sponges can be used to clean the wound area and protect the wound
Dusoft Non-Woven SpongesCompared to similar sponges, Dusoft Non-Woven Sponges produces less residue and do not stick strongly onto the wound, therefore inducing less trauma. Latex-free, the Dusoft Non-Woven Sponges are designed to:
- Increase absorption power by using on top of other dressings
- Debride wounds
Tracheotomy/Drain SpongesTracheotomy/Drain Sponges are designed to attach on medical appliances such as trach tubes. Although they adhere perfectly to the wound, they are not difficult to remove. Latex-free, these sponges posses a high absorbing capacity, therefore allowing moisture to pass through and providing an optimal environment for wound recovery.
Derma Sciences Compression Bandage Options
Dusor Elastic BandageWith a self-closure system that involves clips, the Dusor Elastic Bandage provides with the necessary pressure when recovering from an injury involving the circulatory or muscular system. Quality-wise, it is made out of cotton and can be re-used without compromising its condition each time.
Primcare Elastic Bandage WITH Velcro ClosureThe PrimaCare Elastic Bandage with Velcro Closure is ideal for the treatment of several injuries since it is flexible and it is made out of first-rate rubber,. The product also includes a Velcro self-closing system to get rid of the need of sharp instruments.
Primer Modified Unna BootsThe Primer Modified Unna boot is infused in zinc oxide and in some presentations it is infused with calamine as well. The product is gelatin-free to allow for a softer and less cakey effect. With a variety of uses, this dressing has proven to be beneficial for the following conditions:
- Stasis Ulcers
- Broken bones
- Minor injuries involving the ligaments or muscles
- Vein inflammation involving a blood cot
Unna-Pak: Primer Modified Unna Boot and Duban Self Adherent BandagesUnna-Pak compression bandages are ideal for outpatient care of venous stasis ulcers. Creating the effect of a double Unna Boot, this product comes with two types of bandages which should be employed together. As a result, it offers the benefit of not only one, but two compression bandages. The first bandage being the Primer Modified Unna Boot, while the second bandage is sturdy, yet it is light and user-friendly.
Derma Sciences Elastic Net Dressing Options
Surgitube Tubular GauzeThe Surgitube Tubular gauze is available in the colors beige and white, as well as in different sizes. It is a convenient and time-saving item for protecting wounds, since there is no need for an extra appliance to hold the dressing below in place. It perfectly adheres to the skin without the need for an adhesive tape or other similar device, at the same time it allows for breathability. Other characteristics of the Surgitube Tubular Gauze are the following:
- It does not undo itself when cutting it
- It is fully made out of cotton
- It is latex-free
Surgilast Tubular Elastic Dressing RetainerAvailable in different sizes and for different body parts, the Surgilast Tubular Elastic Dressing Retainer is used as an extra retention bandage that holds the dressings or appliances below in place. This latex-free elastic mesh is perfectly manageable and allows the area to breath. It can be used to protect numerous injuries or to secure medical instruments, such as:
- Injuries to skin tissues
- Intravenous appliances
- Post-operative dressing
- Ice packs and hot compresses
Surgilast Pre-Cut Tubular Elastic Dressing RetainerDesigned for different body parts, including the head and chest in the upper part of the body. It is also available for some joints including hinge joints, as well as the hands and foot.