Kaltostat

Kaltostat

Wound care An absorbent calcium alginate dressing for covering exudative wounds or rope packing. See Wound care.

Kaltostat

A brand name for a dressing impregnated with CALCIUM ALGINATE.
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Tenders are invited for Kaltostat Calcium Alginate Or Equivalent Dressing 5 X 5Cm Box Of 10.
SORBSAN * Promotes moist wound-healing KALTOSTAT * Can be used on infected wounds Antimicrobials Stage 2 wounds * Manages $19-75 per when bacterial box antimicrobial infection treatment is needed States 3-4 i.
Dressing Brand Names Comments Calcium Kaltostat Choose secondary dressings Alginates according to manufacturers' recommendations (usually a combined dressing [ABD pad], gauze dressing, or transparent film to take away excess fluid and secure the dressing in place).
Alginate Dressing KALTOSTAT ConvaTec KALGINATE DeRoyal Maxorb Medline PolyMem Ferris Mfg.
We tend to pack the nasal cavity with Kaltostat (calcium sodium alginate), which is removed the following morning.
Daily dressings of the laparotomy wound involved irrigating with saline, picture framing of the wound with Duoderm, Kaltostat shaped to fit the wound bed, securing in place with Jelonet[TM] (Smith & Nephew), and covering with a secondary dressing of Combine (a secondary dressing material consisting of a layer of absorbent cotton enclosed in a sleeve of cotton gauze).