SkinTemp® II

SkinTemp® II Collagen Sheets are bovine collagen scaffolds bio-engineered with our proprietary Kollagen™ technology with a non-woven fabric backing for easy application.

Human BioScience Kollagen™ Technology

Features:

  • Conformable
  • Cut to fit
  • Various sizes
  • Absorbent
  • Compatible with topical agents
  • Rapid and sustained contact with the wound bed
  • Latex-free, hypoallergenic, non-pyrogenic, non-toxic
  • Easy application and removal

Properties:

  • Provides an optimal moist wound-healing environment
  • Promotes angiogenesis, chemically binds to MMPs found in the extracellular fluid.
  • Impermeable to exogenous microorganisms
  • Can be used in conjunction with other treatment modalities

Available:

SizeHCPCS* Code
2” x 2” A6021
ST1022**
3” x 4” A6021
ST1002**
8” x 12” A6023
ST1003**

*All products are reimbursable under Medicare in the USA.

**Reorder number

Application:

  1. Cleanse wound as per physician order: preferably normal saline or a non-cytotoxic wound cleanser or wash.
  2. Remove Skin Temp® II backing from the collagen sheet.
  3. Apply Skin Temp® II collagen sheet to the wound bed. Place collagen sheet with white side down, to make direct contact with wound bed. 
  4. Skin Temp® II may be layered to fill dead space of deep cavity wounds and packed loosely into undermining and tunneling.
  5. Rehydrate Skin Temp® II with normal saline in dry wounds.
  6. Cover wound with a secondary dressing: e.g. transparent, gauze, abdominal pad, foam, super absorbent pad, hydrocolloid to promote thermoregulation in wound healing.
  7. For removal, moisten dressing with normal saline to avoid harming new tissue and causing pain.
  8. Daily dressing frequency. 

Indications: Acute and Chronic Wounds

Partial-thickness wounds – Loss involving epidermis, dermis, or both. Red/pink wound bed, without slough or eschar.

  • Arterial ulcers
  • Venous ulcers
  • Diabetic Neuropathic ulcers
  • Pressure Injury Stage 2
  • Blisters
  • Second-degree burns
  • Superficial abrasions

Full thickness wounds- Loss of epidermis, dermis, into subcutaneous tissue or extending to muscle, tendon, and bone. Subcutaneous fat may or may not be visible. Slough and or eschar may or may not be present. *Collagen can be used in wounds with scattered slough or eschar.

  • Arterial ulcers
  • Venous ulcers
  • Diabetic Neuropathic ulcers
  • Pressure Injury Stage 3, 4
  • Donor sites
  • Dehisced surgical wounds
  • Traumatic wounds healing by secondary intention

Precautions:

  • Do not use in patients with collagen or bovine sensitivities.
  • Do not use on third-degree (full thickness) burns