Tue, 03/17/2009 - 11:19am
Medline's MatriStem wound matrix is an extracellular matrix that can help the body restart the natural healing process. MatriStem provides a natural, three-dimensional structure that provides an optimal environment to help the body replenish tissue. It is composed from the porcine bladder and offers a unique basement membrane that contains a number of proteins as well as supports and facilitates the growth of epithelial cells. This wound matrix is indicated for the management of partial and full thickness wounds including diabetic ulcers, venous ulcers, arterial ulcers, pressure ulcers, traumatic wounds, first and second degree burns and surgical wounds.