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3M™ Steri-Strip™ Reinforced Adhesive Skin Closures R1546NS, 12 mm x 100 mm

3M ID 7000053540
  • Secures – Provides wound support and increases the tensile strength of the wound, compared to sutures
  • Helps improve cosmetic outcomes – Non-invasive, sterile design helps reduce scarring and the risk of infection, compared to sutures and staples, with less tissue trauma and better cosmetic outcomes.
  • Easy on patients – Comfortable to wear compared to sutures. Hypoallergenic adhesive.
  • Allows early staple/suture removal – Helps patients get back to their normal routine faster.
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Specifications
Adhesive Type
Acrylate
Brand
Steri-Strip™
Department
Critical Care, Emergency, Intensive Care Unit, Labor & Delivery, Medical-Surgical, Operating Room-Surgery, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Urgent Care, Wound Care
Hypoallergenic
Yes
Latex
No
Overall Length (Metric)
100 mm
Overall Width (Metric)
12 mm
Product Details
  • Secures – Provides wound support and increases the tensile strength of the wound, compared to sutures
  • Helps improve cosmetic outcomes – Non-invasive, sterile design helps reduce scarring and the risk of infection, compared to sutures and staples, with less tissue trauma and better cosmetic outcomes.
  • Easy on patients – Comfortable to wear compared to sutures. Hypoallergenic adhesive.
  • Allows early staple/suture removal – Helps patients get back to their normal routine faster.
  • Saves money – Less expensive than skin adhesives, sutures or staples.
  • Easy to apply – Fast application

3M™ Steri-Strip™ Reinforced Adhesive Skin Closures are the standard in adhesive skin closures, trusted for their convenience, simplicity and non-invasive design.

3M™ Steri-Strip™ Reinforced Skin Closure Strips is the original skin closure strip with microporous non-woven material designed to let the skin ‘breathe’ and reinforced filaments for added strength. A pressue sensitive hypoallergenic adhesive.

Suggested Applications

  • Providing wound support following early suture or staple removal.
  • Appropriate for low tension wounds.
  • Emergency Departments
  • Operating Theatre

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39. Traub AC, et al, Cutaneous wound closure: Early staple removal and replacement by skin tapes. Contyemp Surg; 1981: 18 40. Pipecello, J. Yavorek, H. (1989) Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics, 169 (4). 310-31411 DH (2013) Annual Report 2011 of the Chief Medical Offi cer Part 2 http://www.dh.gov.uk/cmo. 41.. Liew SW and Haw CS, The use of taped skin closure in orthopaedic wounds. Aust NZJ Surg 1993; 63:131-133 40. Pipecello, J. Yavorek, H. (1989) Surgery Gynecology and Obstetrics, 169 (4). 310-31411 DH (2013) Annual Report 2011 of the Chief Medical Offi cer Part 2 http://www.dh.gov.uk/cmo. 41.. Liew SW and Haw CS, The use of taped skin closure in orthopaedic wounds. Aust NZJ Surg 1993; 63:131-133