Your goal is to protect and support your patient along their surgical journey, hospital stay or community care. We are here to help address your challenges with leading innovations in negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT), surgical incision management, infection prevention, advanced wound care and skin integrity to help meet the needs of the people you care for every day.
We can help drive toward better outcomes for your patients, focusing on data-rich evidence, world-class education, and innovative products. When we combine 3M’s science with your care and expertise, amazing things happen.
No matter your patients’ needs, we are with you and your teams every step of the way. We provide you with innovative products that are rooted in clinical evidence, that help promote wound healing and drive effective outcomes.
Help your patients return to their lives after surgery by optimising post-operative healing. 3M’s innovative incision and wound management solutions can help in reducing the risk of complications including surgical site infections (SSI)¹⁻⁹. Reducing the length of hospital stay can help lower total cost of care¹⁰. From hospital to home, 3M innovations help solve wound healing challenges like no other, to help patients heal and get back on the road to recovery. 3M is with you every step of the way.
Every wound is unique and may require a cascading approach to treatment.
From negative pressure wound therapy to a full line of advanced wound dressings and skin integrity, see how we can help your patients throughout their journey to healing.
Skin damage presents negative clinical outcomes resulting in potential complications such as infection, pain and suffering, and a poor patient experience.
In addition, skin damage increases the time and cost of care. Exposure over time to factors such as irritants, moisture, friction, shear and adhesives can lead to one or more types of Moisture Associated Skin Damage (MASD)
For 25 years, 3M™ V.A.C.® Therapy has been shown to be a successful way to manage wounds and support healing. Explore how 3M delivers the innovative negative pressure wound therapy technology and evidence-based outcomes you need with the safety and confidence your patients can trust.
More than 90 percent of chronic wounds contain bacteria and fungi bioburden. 3M™ Veraflo™ Therapy allows you to cleanse the wound and promote granulation tissue formation at the same time.
Start smart and see why Veraflo Therapy should be your first choice in managing complex wounds.
Compression therapy is considered the gold standard of care for managing lower extremity oedema and venous ulceration . 3M™ Coban™ 2 Compression System provides a comfortable, rigid sleeve that consistently delivers the right amount of compression to reduce oedema.
Prevena Therapy is uniquely designed to manage and protect the surgical incision in patients at risk of surgical site complications, including infection⁸. Prevena Therapy has been proven to help reduce surgical site complications and improve patient outcomes across multiple surgical specialties¹⁻⁹,¹¹. Helping to reduce the burden on healthcare facilities through reduced reoperations²,⁵,⁸ and associated additional costs of treatment⁹,¹⁰.
Highly exuding wounds are demanding for both clinician and patient. 3M™ Kerramax Care™ Super-Absorbent Dressings with advanced Exu-Safe™ Technology, unique lateral wicking system and ability to sequester bacteria¹²,¹³ and MMPs,¹⁴ are ready to meet these demands helping to transform patient outcomes.