Mepilex® Border is the proven 5-layer foam prevention dressing
Mepilex Border Sacrum is the only 5-layer silicone foam dressing with real-world health economic evidence in pressure ulcer prevention showing a $200,000-600,000 cost savings with $77 reduction in per patient treatment costs in a cohort of 1.03m patients.
In a recent 6-year observational study by William Padula, PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, published in the JWOCN the following was observed:
1. Stage 3, 4 or Unstageable hospital-acquired pressure injury outcomes were examined in 38 academic medical centers and a cohort of 1.03 million high- risk patients between 2010-2015.
2. The average AMC saw a reduction of 1 reportable pressure injury per quarter, saving 4 patients per year from serious pressure injury.