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3M™ Steri-Strip™ Antimicrobial Skin Closures A1848, 1 in X 5 in (25mm x 125mm), 4 Strips/Envelope 25/Carton 4 Carton/Case

3M ID 70200709502UPC 30707387472994
  • Iodophor adhesive – In vitro testing shows the iodophor adhesive used in the manufacture of antimicrobial skin closures has broad spectrum activity against the most common pathogens causing SSIs. (Reference on file)
  • Cost savings - A low cost alternative to sutures and tissue adhesives1
  • Stays in place - Provides good adhesion to the skin (Reference on file).
  • Easy on patients - Soft, nonwoven backing and breathable design.
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Specifications
Attribute Name
Value
Adhesive Type
Acrylate
Brand
Steri-Strip™
Color Family
Beige
Condition
Skin Closure
Latex
No
Overall Length (Imperial)
5 in
Overall Length (Metric)
125 mm
Overall Width (Imperial)
1 in
Overall Width (Metric)
25 mm
Product Color
Tan
Product Type
Skin Closures
Size
1 inch x 5 inch (25mm x 125mm)
Skin Closure Condition Type
Skin Laceration
Details
  • Iodophor adhesive – In vitro testing shows the iodophor adhesive used in the manufacture of antimicrobial skin closures has broad spectrum activity against the most common pathogens causing SSIs. (Reference on file)
  • Cost savings - A low cost alternative to sutures and tissue adhesives1
  • Stays in place - Provides good adhesion to the skin (Reference on file).
  • Easy on patients - Soft, nonwoven backing and breathable design.

Provides added protection against surgical site infections, with a unique adhesive containing iodophor. Ideal for closure of lacerations, surgical incisions and wound support following early suture or staple removal.

Suggested Applications

  • Steri-Strip Antimicrobial Skin Closures are ideal for use where additional antimicrobial activity is desired or for wound support following early suture or staple removal.
  • For use in: emergency department, operating room, clinics and physician's offices, and same day surgery centers
  • Reference:

    1. Zempsky WT, Zehrer CL, Lyle CT,Hedblom EC. Economic comparison of methods of woundclosure: Wound closure strips vs. sutures and woundadhesives. International wound journal. 2005;2:272-281