Antimicrobial burns dressing chosen for US contracts

Wound Pad WPD 44 Dressing Only 740pxArgentum Medical, a manufacturer of silver-plated antimicrobial dressings based in Geneva, Illinois, USA, has been awarded five-year contracts in the US health and defence markets.

The US Department of Health and Human Services awarded the company an US$18m contract for its Silverlon burns dressings for potential use on patients affected by mass casualty incidents, including trauma, burns or sulphur mustard exposure.

For the full story, see the December 2020 edition of Medical Textiles.