Steri-Strip

Steri-Strip

Wound care A Band-Aid wannabe that provides wound security through ↑ tensile strength, used for nonsuture closure of wounds
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adhesive sterile strips of the steri-strip type for the information of the edges of the skin wound 8, named, indicated by the participants4.
A 3.5-Fr neonatal feeding tube was affixed to the 2.7-mm endoscope with a Steri-Strip to allow for simultaneous visualization and suctioning (figure 3).
Lip tapping was initiated at the same day using 3M Steri-strip surgical tape and Duo-derm skin patches (see Fig 1).
I lubricated my eye and taped it diagonally with a steri-strip at night.
The 3M[TM] Steri-Strip[TM] Antimicrobial Skin Closure is the latest product in 3M's Steri-Strip portfolio, a line stretching back over 50 years.
With the qualities of Steri-Strip but with less cost, wash proof Band-Aid serves the purpose to the same extent.
They can do it right away instead of us having to Steri-Strip it and take them to the emergency room later that evening."
The Steri-Strip S Surgical Skin Closure is constructed of soft polyurethane pads and interlaced polyester filaments, and it can be worn for up to seven to ten days, during which wearers can take brief showers without any additional covering.
Tokyo, Japan, Apr 12, 2006 - (JCN) - Sumitomo 3M will launch Nexcare Steri-Strip Standard Skin Closure, its proprietary elastic adhesive tape for home use, in early May.
Either he is planning to add Steri-strip to the likes of adidas, Pepsi, Brylcreem and Police - endorsements that bring in pounds 4,500,000 a year - or he is hopelessly hooked on public attention.
A Steri-Strip closure warrants an E&M code, whereas tissue adhesives, sutures, or staples warrant a wound repair code.