Smith & Nephew is a global medical technology company with a focus on repairing and healing the human body in: Wound Management, Orthopaedics, Endoscopy, and ENT.
The company creates innovative products, whose performance has earned the trust of clinicians around the world. We are very proud that every day our products help improve people’s lives.
Smith & Nephew Advanced Wound Management
We’re here to help you reduce the human and economic cost of wounds. We do that through a pioneering approach to the design of our products and services that improve patient outcomes, and at the same time conserve resources for health care systems.
We provide high quality products, medical education and services supporting initial wound bed preparation through to full wound closure, targeting chronic and acute wounds, enabling better outcomes for patients and healthcare systems*.
Our wide array of innovative products provides you with the key pieces you need to manage a range of burn injuries. Our trusted brands include:
- ACTICOAT™ Silver Nanocrystalline Antimicrobial Barrier Dressing
- ALLEVYN™ Ag Absorbent Silver Barrier Dressing
- BIOBRANE™ Temporary Biosynthetic Wound Dressing
- VERSAJET™ II Hydrosurgery System
- PICO™ Single Use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System
- RENASYS TOUCH™ Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
*The decision to use Smith & Nephew products should be made by a healthcare professional, in line with applicable local protocols. Smith & Nephew products should always be used for the indications set out in the applicable instructions for use.
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Mölnlycke is a world-leading medical solutions company. We’re here to advance performance in healthcare across the world, and we aspire to equip everybody in healthcare with solutions to achieve the best outcomes. We collaborate with customers to understand their needs. We design and supply medical solutions to enhance performance at every point of care – from the operating room to the home.
Medilixir is a class 1 medical device consisting of a blend of oils and waxes used to suppress and alleviate itch (pruritis) associated with the recovery from burns.
Medilixir Pty Ltd is a medical research and manufacturing company located in Sydney. The Medilixir blend was developed in 2005 and a pilot clinical study demonstrating its effectiveness was conducted in the Stuart Pegg Adult Burns Centre at the RBWH and published in the Journal of Burn Care & Research in July/August 2012.
We are a global medical device company that delivers improved patient outcomes through the use of our NovoSorb™ biodegradable polymer technology.
NovoSorb BTM (Biodegradable Temporising Matrix) is a wound dressing intended for treatment of full-thickness wounds and burns where the dermal structure has been lost to trauma, or damaged requiring surgical removal, and requires a split-thickness skin graft for final closure.
Improving outcomes. Changing lives.
Amare Safety as the leading privately owned safety house in Australia is committed to continually refining and improving product and service offering to the marketplace. This has been achieved by bringing to the market new products and services from the world’s leading product producers.
Products such as Diphoterine® and Hexafluorine® solution an amphoteric, sterile, multi-site washing solution for chemical splashes are some of the specialty products on offer to the healthcare and industrial markets.
Ozmedix is a specialist distributor of burn products & equipment to Australia and New Zealand.
Matriderm a 2nd generation dermal replacement.
The only collagen and elastin based dermal matrix. Matriderm supports grafting in a single procedure, saving theatre time and restoring a patient to mobility faster. Used worldwide for over 12 years it is acclaimed for it’s superior results, fast regeneration and infection resistance.
Suprathel a thin microporous, synthetic skin substitute.
For the treatment of epidermal and mid-dermal wounds – ideal for donor sites. Suprathel adheres to the surface of the wound providing a biological barrier. It significantly reduces healing time and provides excellent cosmetic outcome. Suprathel dislodges when epithelisation is complete and has been shown to reduce pain by up to 60% – reducing the need for anaesthetics.
Humeca dermatomes, meshers and the modified Meek system.
The modified Meek system is used world-wide for maximising skin grafts on large % TBSA burns. Burns up to 50% TBSA can be grafted in a single stage procedure. Meek procedure guarantees correct graft alignment improving graft take, plus has been shown to be more resistant to infection than meshed grafts.
MedicalZ compression garments and gel products.
MedicalZ produces custom and off the shelf garments burn compression garments from superior advanced fabrics.
Come see how the off the shelf range can aid patient treatment in a cost effective way.
Burns & Trauma is an open access, peer-reviewed journal publishing the latest developments in basic, clinical and translational research related to burns and traumatic injuries. With a special focus on prevention efforts, clinical treatment and basic research in developing countries, the journal welcomes submissions in various aspects of biomaterials, tissue engineering, stem cells, critical care, immunobiology, skin transplantation, prevention and regeneration of burns and trauma injury.
Burns & Trauma is the official journal of Chinese Burn Association, Chinese Burn Care & Rehabilitation Association and Chinese Society for Scar Medicine.
Welcome submissions! More details at www.burnstrauma.com.
Second Skin is an Australian owned and operated company that has been supplying custom-made compression garments since 1988. Second Skin is now a world leader in the design, manufacture and service delivery of custom made compression garments for the management of children and adults with burns and trauma injuries. Our garments are prescribed for clients with burns scarring, traumatic injuries, necrotising fasciitis, lymphoedema, vascular conditions and more.
As well as our custom-made garments we have a range of ready to wear garments, Readyfit, for mild scarring and mild oedema.
Second Skin currently provides compression garments and therapy support services throughout Australia and in New Zealand.
+61 7 3084 4319
Integra, a world leader in medical technology, is dedicated to limiting uncertainty for surgeons, so they can concentrate on providing the best patient care.
Integra offers innovative solutions in orthopaedic extremity surgery, neurosurgery, and reconstructive and general surgery.
Australian Medical Supplies are proud to be the Australian Distributor for BAP Medical.
BAP Medical is a privately owned Dutch company who produce medical products for non-invasive scar treatment and medical skin care. We strongly believe that medical products should be of the highest quality for the users – the patient, consumer, as well as the medical professionals. Our products are user-friendly, and have been scientifically and clinically proven.
The main products include:
Medical aftercare for the skin is a powerful moisture-regulating cream that is effective in treating many skin problems, including scar treatment, burns aftercare, radiotherapy and (very) dry skin. Alhydran has been scientifically and clinically proven
Silicone scar management products for the treatment of old and fresh scars. International guidelines state that silicone therapy is the preferred therapy for prevention and treatment of scars. The exclusive range of silicone products we offer consists of silicone gels, self-adhesive sheets and special pre-shaped dressing for cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.
Mundipharma is a member of a global network of independent associated companies which are engaged in research, development, production and marketing of prescription medicines and consumer healthcare products.
Established as a leader in the development and provision of medicines for pain, we have expanded our portfolio to include treatments for cancer care, ophthalmology, respiratory, hydration, first aid and the common cold.
Therapist Support Laboratory
Therapist Support Laboratory was established in January 1998 and is proudly 100 % Australian owned and managed. We manufacture Custom Made and the Original Ready to Fit compression range of garments for the treatment of Burn/Scar Management, Hand Therapy Management and Lymphoedema/Oedema
Management. Our extensive range also includes neoprene, silicon products and Silon Tex Linings.
Our staff, Lina, Rosa, Cherrie and Lucy are always available to advise on questions regarding your patients’ individual needs.
Please visit our website for a comprehensive listing of products and services provided www.tslaustralia.com.au
Lina Cannalonga Managing Director
Cherrie Epifaniou Compression Garment Fitter
Denton Mills Building
52 Nicholson Street
Abbotsford Vic 3067
Postal Address: PO Box 1022, Collingwood, 3066.
Tel: 03 9421 2880 Fax: 03 9421 1335