Advantages

The advantages of working with SUPRATHEL®


Significant pain relief1-3 – by up to 60%

Significantly less IV narcotic management required
Minimally manipulative dressing changes without anesthesia

Low rate of infections and inflammatory response, no biologic risk1-5
Synthetic, biocompatible, absorbable
No reported allergic reactions, only few cases with infections and inflammation

Fast wound healing1-3,6,7
Improved early epithelization
Early mobilization can begin 2-5 days following application

Lower treatment costs2,4,5 – by up to 69%
One-time wound dressing, no change of SUPRATHEL® needed
Less care and aftercare needed, shortened need for hospitalization
Less administration of pain medication needed

Good cosmetic and functional outcomes and scar quality8,9

Literature
1Uhlig et al. 2007: Burns. 2007 33(2):221-9
2
Schwarze et al. 2007: Burns. 33(7):850-4
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Schwarze et al. 2008: Ann Plast Surg. 60(2):181-5
4
Everett et al. 2015: J Wound Care. 24(7):S4-8
5
Glat et al. 2014: Abstract, 46th Annual Meeting of the ABA
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Lindford et al. 2011: Burns. 37(7):e67-72
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O´Brian et al. 2015: Abstract, 47th Annual Meeting of the ABA
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Kaartinen and Kuokkanen 2011: J Plast Surg Hand Surg. 45(4-5):200-3
9
Keck et al. 2012: Burns.38(3):388-95