Introduction to Mepilex Border Post-Op
Mepilex Border Post-Op is designed for exuding wounds. It is intended for acute wounds, such as surgical wounds, cuts and abrasions. It is optimised for post-op use and blood absorption. The Flex technology provides very high flexibility and makes it ideal for use over joints as hips and knees4.
Each dressing size is optimised based on needed absorbency, flexibility and stay-on-ability. Sizes 20 cm and larger has an absorbent pad for highly exuding wounds and the smaller sizes has an absorbent pad for moderate to highly exuding wounds.
Frequency of change
Mepilex Border Post-Op may be left in place for several days depending on the condition on the wound and the surrounding skin, or as indicated by accepted clinical practice.