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Protects Exit Site of
Extruding Orthopaedic Pin
External fixation devices are widely used by medical personnel when
treating patients with severely broken limbs.
Infections frequently result at the Exit Site of these
SilvalGuard protects the Exit Site from becoming infected.
Fits easily around each pin; does not interfere with
Patient can shower regularly wearing SilvalGuard.
Pack Contains 1
pad containing releasable silver ions).
Two U-shaped porous adhesive tapes.
Worldwide Patent Pending
apart the sterile pouch. Position Silvalpad
around the splint
(1) (with brown
surface facing the skin), secure Silvalpad
in place by means of the "U" plaster adhesive strip
facing one another with the "U" shape fitting
In order to activate the silver ions, the Silvalpad pad must be wet.
After the bandage is completely fixed around the pin – inject (about
3ml) water onto the pad. Water will be absorbed into the pad.
Repeat this procedure whenever you feel the pad is dry.
For Research Proving Efficacy of SilvalGuardTM:
Prof. Niska & Dr. Markoshevitz:
Dr. Eitan Segev;
For more data regarding SilvalGuardTM
and its advantages:
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