July 29, 2009
Acticoat Flex antimicrobial barrier dressing approvedThe FDA has approved Acticoat Flex (from Nucryst Pharmaceuticals), an antimicrobial barrier dressing designed to conform to body contours, including articulating regions (eg, knee or elbow joints), and allow for flexible movement. Acticoat Flex is coated with Nucryst's proprietary Silcryst nanocrystalline silver technology. The product provides antimicrobial protection to acute trauma and burn patients, as well as to patients with complex chronic wounds.
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