Complications subsequent to surgical incisions can have serious consequences.
KCI’s V.A.C.® Therapy and many of our Wound Care surfaces are indicated to help treat and manage a wide variety of wound types and conditions.
A technique, also known as laparostomy, in which the fascia is left open intentionally to avoid elevation of intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) and where surgical re-exploration is desirable. Temporary abdominal closure (TAC) is achieved using a dressing or technology intended to protect the exposed viscera.
Pressure ulcers present a significant challenge for clinicians, resulting in increased morbidity, mortality and the overall cost of patient care. KCI offers multiple therapies and technologies designed to protect the patients' skin.