It is common for patients undergoing any sort of operation to need bandages, or some form of adhesive applied to their bodies. In some cases, it may be needed to help close a wound or incision. In other cases, it may be necessary to hold dressings or gauze in place. Tubes for IVs and catheters may be present, and it becomes necessary to keep them out of the way.
In all cases, it is important to use the right tool for the job. There is a variety of options for Hypafix tape at Allegro. They come in a number of widths and lengths. Some are designed to be used in the operating room, under the care of a trained physician, surgeon, or nurse. Others are meant to be sent home with the patient.
Typically speaking, when a patient orders Hypafix tape at Allegro, they’ll want to order a two-inch wide roll that is two yards long. This type of dressing retention tape will be labeled as a “patient roll.” …Click here to read more