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Not all Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Devices Are the Same
SENSAT.R.A.C.™ Technology: a proprietary technology that maintains and adjusts to deliver set pressure at the wound site.
Proprietary Technology That Makes V.A.C.® Therapy the Only NPWT Device Engineered to Monitor Any Changes in Pressure at the Wound Site
Engineered to maintain selected pressure
Utilizes 5 lumens to remove exudates effectively
Maintains and monitors pressure through 4 outer lumens
Remove exudates through 1 inner lumen
Provides real-time pressure feedback
Adjusts and monitors pressure at the wound site
Alerts clinicians through an alarm when a blockage is detected
Triggers positive blast of air through outer lumens approximately every 5 minutes to help reduce blockages
Helps maintain consistent environment for fluid removal
Forces positive air periodically through outer lumen to aid in the prevention and clearance of blockages
Helps to clear fluid from outer lumens to maintain their pressure sensing ability
Helps to clear fluid in inner lumen that is not being pulled up (typically because of a blockage)
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