BlastX is a breakthrough antimicrobial wound gel powered by Next Science’s patented, non-toxic biofilm-disruption Xbio™ Technology. It deconstructs the bacterial biofilm extracellular polymeric substance (EPS) matrix, destroys bacteria within the gel, and defends from recolonization while maintaining a moist wound environment.1
A single-patient stethoscope should be used with patients under isolation precautions, stay in the patient’s room while the patient is in isolation, and be disposed of when no longer needed.1
1. Siegel JD, Rhinehart E, Jackson M, Chiarello L, and the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee, 2007 Guideline for Isolation Precautions: Preventing Transmission of Infectious Agents in Healthcare Settings.
In the Health Care Business, 3M is working to make our health care products, manufacturing operations, and packaging more sustainable.