Porelast, 10cm x 2.5m x 1 roll/box, Short Stretch Adhesive Bandage
Porelast® is a 100% cotton one-way short stretch compression bandage covered with a porously applied synthetic rubber adhesive
The Porelast® short stretch compression bandage is used for compression bandaging in phlebology and the treatment of Lymphedema. Similar to other short stretch compression bandages, Porelast® provides one-way short stretch "working" compression. However, the porously applied synthetic rubber adhesive coating allows the bandage to securely adhere to itself, providing firm support for treating sprains and injuries in joint areas and supporting and relieving distortions, contusions and dislocations. Porelast® is exceptionally suited for providing functional bandaging in sports medicine applications.
- Provides one-way lengthwise stretch
- Fabric with porously applied adhesive is permeable to air and water vapors
- X-ray transparent
- Extensibility is approximately 80%
- Latex free
100% cotton with synthetic rubber adhesive
Lengthwise stretchable woven, 100 % cotton adhesive short stretch bandage for compression bandaging in phlebology. Fabric with porously applied adhesive is permeable to air and water vapor thus offering good ventilation.
Short stretch bandages provides a high working pressure and a low resting pressure making them well tolerated. The bandage can be worn both at rest and during exercise therefore, the bandage can be worn at night.
The bandage is also ideal for taping ankles, wrists, knees, and shoulders as it helps to support sprains and injuries in a joint area. An elastic adhesive bandage can assist in keeping joints mobile thus making it an excellent choice for use in high stress sports.
Furthermore, because of the high cotton content they are well tolerated by patients, making them very suitable as long-term bandages.