COHESIVE, EXTENSIBLE BANDAGE

  • Description
  • Benefits
  • Indications
  • In Practice

Light-weight, cohesive bandage:

  • Long-lasting adhesion
  • Can be easily repositioned
  • Comfortable
  • Reusable

nylexfix_pansementComposition

  • 49% polyamide
  • 51% viscose
  • Latex

Mode of action

Multi-usage restraining bandages.


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  • Cohesive, but does not adhere to hair or skin : no pain on removal
  • Can be repositioned
  • Easy to use: no need for tape
  • Comfortable
  • Washable and reusable
  • Lightweight, allows for the wearing of normal clothing
  • Radio-transparent
  • High skin tolerance*

* Except for patients with a latex allergy

Orthopaedics :

  • Securing of splints
  • Support for weakened muscles, tendons and ligaments

Nursing care:

  • Dressing retention (head, chest, joints…)
  • Securing of medical devices (tubes…)

Other areas of application:

  • Pressure points in functional tests (blood gas)
  • Securing devices and dressing retention in paediatrics
  • Surgery of the hands and feet
  • Pain linked to osteoarthritis

Contraindication

Known allergy to latex.

Instructions for use

  • Unroll enough Nylex fix to encircle the part of the body to be bandaged (approx. 20-30 cm) and relax the pressure on the bandage
  • Make a first turn with the bandage, and then continue bandaging with a minimum 50% overlap
  • The last turn should cover the previous turn completely and not overlap the skin
  • Cut off any excess bandage and press down gently to ensure good cohesion

The bandage is washable and may be reused.

Precautions for use

  • Never place the bandage directly on damaged skin (cover first with an appropriate dressing)
  • If being used for dressing retention, the bandage may be sterilised if necessary
  • Do not overstretch the bandage and never stretch it to its maximum extent.
  • Keep away from heat and light

Sizes availablenylexfix

  • 5 cm x 4 m
  • 7 cm x 4 m
  • 10 cm x 4 m

 


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Last update : November 23, 2017