New Tubifast 2-Way Stretch is the world's first and only lightweight elasticated tubular bandage with radial and longitudinal stretch. This unique mode of action allows patients complete freedom of movement, with added comfort. Ideal for dressing retention and skin covering for any part of the body. It can also be used for patch wrapping and as an under-cast stockinette. Tubifast 2-Way Stretch holds dressings securely in place without the need for tapes, pins or ties. It is quick and easy to use, with less risk of fraying than traditional tubular bandages.
Areas of Use:
Tubifast 2-Way Stretch can be used as a dressing retention and skin covering for any part of the body. It can also be used for patch wrapping and as an under-cast stockinette. Because of its tubular construction, Tubifast 2-Way Stretch is particularly suitable for holding dressings in place on difficult areas such as stumps of amputee patients.
How Tubifast 2-Way Stretch works:
New Tubifast 2-Way Stretch is manufactured from viscose with very fine elastane threads knitted into the fabric radially and longitudinally, to provide light elasticity. Tubifast 2-Way Stretch holds dressings securely, without constriction or compression. No pins or tapes are necessary. Its two-way stretch allows patients complete freedom of movement and added comfort. Tubifast 2-Way Stretch is available in a range of five widths, and has been designed to fit snugly over all limbs, no matter what the shape or size.
Each size is identified by a coloured line knitted into the bandage. Its quick and easy to use. Cut to size and stretch over the dressing for an even, non-constrictive fit.