In vascular surgery, collagen is especially valued for its distinctive properties – tensile strength and easy material handling, while silver has antimicrobial properties. Innovative silver- and collagen-coated polyester patches can be used in the presence of active infection, as recommended in the instructions for use.
Collagen and Silver Coated Polyester Patches
Getinge has improved and combined the properties of two premium materials – collagen and silver – that significantly improve the function of polyester patches in plastic surgery for vascular defects.
Category: Vascular surgery