What makes the eakin Wound Pouch™ unique?
Simplicity of product design, ensuring ease of use, combines with the unique world-renowned eakin Cohesive® formulation to produce a wound drainage product that delivers far reaching benefits for patients, clinical staff and medical facilities.
“An effective pouching system contains drainage, controls odor, promotes comfort and decreases pain due to less frequent changes, protects the skin from caustic drainage, allows for accurate measurement of the output, allows the patient to become more active and mobile, and preserves the patient’s dignity and quality of life.
5 reasons to use eakin Wound Pouches™
Protects against Moisture Associated Skin Damage A highly absorptive eakin Cohesive® skin barrier on each pouch helps protect against periwound Moisture Associated Skin Damage, (MASD)1-4 whilst ensuring a secure fit regardless of site shape. eakin Cohesive® has a proven track record of being
extremely skin friendly.
- More flexible eakin Wound PouchesTM have a more flexible flange, thanks to an innovative welding technique which allows them to mould easily to all body contours.
- Access WindowTM for easy viewing Transparent plastic Access WindowTM for viewing without the need for pouch removal.
- Accuracy A clearly defined cutting area and tracing template ensures accuracy and best fit around wounds and fistulas.
- Choice of sizes Available in many sizes, the pouches are suitable for use with small infants through to large post-operative wounds. A new Midi Pouch for vertical incision wounds measuring up to 250 x 80mm is now available to complete the range.
Any moisture in prolonged contact with the skin will weaken tissue and impair the skin’s barrier function, which may result in maceration.
The eakin Cohesive® baseplate is highly absorbent and occlusive which prevents moisture and irritants from
penetrating and coming into contact with the skin12,16 helping protect against Moisture Associated Skin Damage (MASD).12-15
A 40-year proven track record of skin friendliness due to only a handful of ingredients and no confirmed reported allergic reactions.
eakin Cohesive® baseplates are also highly mouldable13 which helps ensure a secure fit regardless of wound site shape.
Where eakin Wound PouchesTM can be used on the body
It is well known that eakin Wound PouchesTM are ideal for abdominal wounds and fistulas of all sizes.
However, there are many other wound sites around the body for which an eakin Wound PouchTM may be a suitable dressing. The uses are not restricted to the examples shown.
These diagrams represent possible eakin Wound Management products for different types of injury/surgical procedure/fistula/etc.