V.A.C.® Therapy repeatedly sets the standard for negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT). Since it has been used to treat more than 10 million wounds¹ worldwide, there is reliable clinical evidence that associates V.A.C.® Therapy with reduced risk of readmission and reduced need for reoperation² — ultimately helping to reduce hospitalization time and the risk of complications.²,³ Not all NPWT is the same, and choosing V.A.C.® Therapy can help improve patient care and your bottom line.
Portable NPWT device for the mobile patient
The small, lightweight and ergonomic design of this easy-to-use unit makes it ideal for patients transitioning to home care.
Advanced technology made simple - One device, four therapies
This integrated wound management system provides four separate and distinct negative pressure wound therapy options in the convenience of one device for use in an acute care facility:
Changing your patients’ dressings each time shouldn’t cause additional pain
This is the first-ever acrylic and silicone hybrid drape for use with V.A.C.® Therapy and Veraflo Therapy. The forgiving silicone intelligently contours to the patient's body and allows for drape repositioning upon initial placement, while the high-tack acrylic layer provides a tight seal.
NOTE: Specific indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions, and safety information exist for these products and therapies. Please consult a clinician and product Instructions for Use prior to application. This material is intended for healthcare professionals. Rx only.
1. 3M. Cumulative NPWT Wounds. 2018.
2. Page JC, Newsander B, Schwenke DC, Hansen M, Ferguson J. Retrospective analysis of negative pressure wound therapy in open foot wounds with significant soft tissue defects. Adv Skin Wound Care. 2004;17(7):354-364.
3. Law A L. Krebs B. Karnik B. Griffin L. Comparison of Healthcare Costs Associated With Patients Receiving Traditional Negative Pressure Wound Therapies in the Post Acute Setting. Cureus 12(11): e11790.
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