Treating with Kerastat
Burn Wound Classification
KeraStat is indicated for the management of partial thickness wounds caused by thermal insult.
This video provides a general understanding of burn classifications and the use of KeraStat in the care of these injuries.
Providing a Healing Environment
KeraStat Gel is a sterile, non-implantable, keratin-based hydrogel intended to act as a protective
covering for a variety of partial thickness dermal wounds. When applied, KeraStat Gel envelops the injury, absorbs excess exudate, and maintains a moist environment to facilitate recovery.
Indications for Use
KeraStat Gel is indicated for management of a number of skin traumas, such as:
First and second degree burns
Superficial injuries, cuts, abrasions, and incisions
Under the direction of a healthcare practitioner, KeraStat Gel may also be used in the management of:
Pressure ulcers (stage I – III)
Venous stasis ulcers
Ulcers caused by mixed vascular etiologies
Donor sites and grafts