The Medical Division offers products and services for professionals in hospitals, home health care, nursing homes, physician offices and clinics, as well as for patients and consumers. Products include: surgical tapes, dressings, skin care products, surgical drapes, masks, skin prepping systems, adhesive skin closures, surgical clippers, synthetic casting tapes and splints, biomedical electrodes, electro surgery plates, stethoscopes, biological and chemical indicators, ethylene oxide sterilizers, and sterilization monitoring products.

3M Cavilon Durable Barrier Cream

A long-lasting, easy-to-apply moisturizer that’s designed to protect chronically or clinically dry skin.

Suggested Applications:

  • Protects “at-risk” skin from damage associated with incontinence
  • Ideal for gently soothing severely dry, irritated skin
  • Where long-lasting protection is needed


Benefits:

  • Long-lasting
  • Doesn’t interfere with tape adhesion
  • Resists wash-off during normal cleaning
  • Concentrated for cost-effective coverage
  • pH balanced to preserve the skin’s natural acid mantle
  • Does not clog briefs or bed linens

3M Coban Self-Adherent Wrap

A highly versatile, multi-purpose wrap that sticks to itself. Easy-on … easy-off.

Suggested Applications:

  • Compression bandage
  • Fastening IV’s and other devices
  • Wrapping splints


Benefits:

  • Can be used to secure, protect, compress and support
  • No need for pins or clips – sticks to itself without adhesive
  • Available in 11 different colours
  • Coban Compression

3M Littmann Stethoscope

Classic II S.E. :

The standard of the industry with a dual frequency “tunable” diaphragm.

Lightweight II S.E. :

For limited physical assessment and blood pressure.

Master Cardiology :

An excellent acoustical stethoscope, the 3M™ Littmann™ Master Cardiology Stethoscope is available in a wide variety of modern colours.

Cardiology III :

The exceptional versatility of an adult and pediatric-sided stethoscope.

3M Micropore Surgical Tape

Highly-versatile, economical paper tape for general, everyday use.

Suggested Applications:

  • Securing dressings especially on damp skin
  • Securing lightweight tubing and ostomy pouches
  • Taping fragile, at-risk skin or when repeated taping is needed

Benefits:

  • Gentle to skin
  • Porous
  • Highly breathable to maintain skin integrity
  • Holds well on damp skin
  • Conformable

3M Tegaderm + Pad Transparent Dressing with Absorbent Pad

Suggested Applications:

  • Post-surgical dressing-protects closed, clean, surgical wounds and donor sites
  • Lacerations, abrasions and burns
  • Small incisions and excisions especially in areas that are difficult to dress
  • Superficial and partial thickness wounds
  • Light to moderate draining wounds
  • Catheter site cover

Benefits:

  • All-in-one sterile dressing-reduces application time
  • Non-adherent, absorbent pad - absorbs exudate
  • Transparent-allows monitoring without removing the dressing
  • Waterproof - patient may bathe or shower without removing the dressing
  • Bacterial barrier-helps prevent contaminates from entering the site while letting oxygen in and moisture vapour out