Kliniderm® foam silicone

Kliniderm® foam silicone

Kliniderm® foam silicone is a soft, conformable absorbent polyurethane foam dressing with an adhesive silicone wound contact layer and a moisture permeable film backing.

The dressings are available with or without a border and in normal or lite versions to satisfy a wide range of wound care needs. The Kliniderm® foam silicone range provides a skin friendly adhesive, reducing the risk of skin damage on removal.

Kliniderm® foam silicone consists of 3 layers:

Key benefits

  • Save up to 27% compared to other market leading brands[1]
  • Helps to minimise the risk of pain and damage to the wound at dressing changes
  • Helps to protect the surrounding skin
  • Easy application
  • Comfortable
  • Absorbs and manages exudate
  • Supports moist wound healing
  • Reduces risk of maceration
  • Provides up to 7 days wear time
  • Showerproof*
  • Skin friendly with strong fixation
  • A wide range of shapes and sizes in all variants

 

*Only bordered sizes are showerproof.

 

References
[1] Drug Tariff prices correct from October 2017, based on 10x10cm dressing size.

Kliniderm® foam silicone provides a high performance cost effective alternative to other silicone dressings on the market. Saving up to 27%[1].

In a clinical study reviewing performance and cost effectiveness, financial savings of £30k per annum of the 10x10cm dressing alone were predicted due to the significantly lower unit cost of Kliniderm® foam silicone compared to the current dressing of choice[2].

 

References
[1] Drug Tariff prices correct from October 2017, based on 10x10cm dressing size.
[2] Drewery, K. Is Kliniderm foam silicone a suitable, cost-saving alternative to other silicone foam dressings? Wounds UK, 2015, 11(2).

 

Kliniderm® foam silicone clinical studies

Author(s) Title Publication
Carney, J., Thomas,H., Westgate, S.J. and Silabon, M. A comparison of a gentle, absorbent silicone foam wound dressing with two market leading products in terms of fluid absorption and peel force TVS, 2017, poster View
Drewery, K. Is Kliniderm foam silicone a suitable, cost-saving alternative to other silicone foam dressings? Wounds UK, 2015, 11(2) View

Kliniderm® foam silicone dressings are indicated for chronic and acute wounds including:

  • Pressure ulcers
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Leg ulcers
  • Post-operative wounds
  • Skin abrasions
  • Superficial and partial thickness burns
  • Donor sites
  • Traumatic wounds
  • Skin tears

Applying Kliniderm® foam silicone*

  1. Ensure the wound area is clean and dry before using the dressing
  2. A dressing should be selected that overlaps the wound margin by at least two centimetres
  3. Place directly to the wound bed and gently press the adhesive border to secure the dressing

 

*See product insert leaflet for full instructions for use.

Kliniderm® foam silicone border
Size Pieces per box Product code PIP code NHS code
7.5cm x 7.5cm 5 40514828 394-7231 ELA741
10cm x 10cm 5 40514829 394-7249 ELA742
12.5cm x 12.5cm 5 40514830 394-7256 ELA743
15cm x 15cm 5 40514831 394-7264 ELA744
10cm x 20cm 5 40514832 394-7272 ELA745
10cm x 30cm 5 40514833 404-7320 ELA907
15cm x 20cm 5 40514834 394-7280 ELA746
20cm x 20.8cm (Heel) 5 40514836 Available soon ELA908
18cm x 18cm (Sacrum) 5 40514838 399-4068 ELA758
Kliniderm® foam silicone lite border
Size Pieces per box Product code PIP code NHS code
4cm x 5cm 10 40514814 394-7140 ELA726
5cm x 12.5cm 5 40514815 394-7173 ELA729
7.5cm x 7.5cm 5 40514816 394-7181 ELA728
10cm x 10cm 5 40514817 394-7199 ELA730
15cm x 15cm 5 40514818 394-7207 ELA731
Kliniderm® foam silicone without border
Size Pieces per box Product code PIP code NHS code
5cm x 5cm 5 40514823 394-7215 ELA739
10cm x 10cm 5 40514824 394-7223 ELA740
15cm x 15cm 5 40514825 399-4084 ELA753
10cm x 20cm 5 40514826 399-4092 ELA754
20cm x 20cm 5 40514827 399-4100 ELA756
10cm x 17.5cm (Heel) 5 40514835 399-4118 ELA757
Kliniderm® foam silicone lite without border
Size Pieces per box Product code PIP code NHS code
6cm x 8.5cm 5 40514810 399-4126 ELA750
10cm x 10cm 5 40514811 399-4134 ELA751
15cm x 15cm 5 40514812 399-4142 ELA752
20cm x 50cm 4 40514813 399-4159 ELA755