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V.A.C. Instill® Therapy Unit

Instillation Therapy Combined with Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT)

V.A.C. Instill Therapy System is an innovative system that combines the benefits of V.A.C. Therapy with instillation therapy to help promote wound healing. Many acute, chronic and infected wounds can benefit from the automated delivery and drainage of solutions.

Features

V.A.C. Instill Therapy System offers a dual therapy combining the benefits of V.A.C. Therapy with the benefits of instillation therapy:

  • Automatic delivery of instillation fluid into the infected wound
  • Equal distribution of instillation fluid throughout the WhiteFoam Dressing in the infected wound
  • Intermittent removal of used instillation fluid supports the cleaning and
  • drainage of the wound bed and the removal of infectious material 21,22,23,24
  • Provides a closed moist wound healing environment25
  • Instillation times can be programmed (1 second to 2 minutes)
  • Desired hold time can be programmed to optimize dwell time (1 second to 1 hour)
  • Vacuum time can be programmed (5 minutes to 12 hours)
  • Cycle of Instillation, Hold and Vacuum will repeat automatically
  • Dual Therapy Delivery
  • Easy Operation
  • Multiple Topical Solutions*
  • Topical Cleansers/Carriers
  • Topical Antibiotics
  • Topical Antifungals
  • Topical Antiseptics
  • Topical Anesthetics

*Listing of solution or pharmaceutical product is not an endorsement or recommendation by KCI for use with the V.A.C. Instill System. This is a listing of some commonly used topical solutions that fall within the V.A.C. Instill System’s indications for use and have been tested for V.A.C. Dressing compatibility, although other brands may exist. Physicians and other clinicians should refer to product labeling for proper use. Drug products should only be used in accordance with manufacturer’s prescribing information.

Product Specifications

Physical Data

Dimensions w/o stowed Instillation Pole: 40cm W x 28cm H x 18cm D
Dimensions with stowed Instillation Pole: 42cm W x 28cm H x 18cm D
Weight with Instillation Pole: 6.8 kg
Weight without Instillation Pole: 6.6 kg
Canister Volume: 500 ml
Battery Life: Approximately 4 hours

Therapy Adjustment Options

Negative Pressure: 50-200 mmHg
Mode of Operation: Instillation, Continuous and Intermittent
Intensity: 10-50 mmHg/second

Electrical Data

Voltage: 100-240 V~
Frequency: 50-60 Hz
Maximum Power Consumption: Approximately 70 Watts

Classification

Type B Applied Part
Class II Equipment (double insulated) with internal electrical power source
Classified by Underwriter Laboratory to UL 2601-1 and IEC 60601-1 (no leakage current test required)

Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Canisters & Accessories

The V.A.C. Instill® Therapy Unit is designed for use with the following canisters and accessories.

V.A.C. Therapy Canisters

  • Charcoal filters help reduce odor
  • Hydrophobic construction prevents leaks
  • Available gel packs help solidify wound exudate

500 ml V.A.C. ATS and V.A.C. Instill Canister with Gel
1 canister with gel, tubing, clamp and connector
500 ml capacity
Case of 5 M6275063/5
Case of 10 M6275063/10

500 ml V.A.C. ATS and V.A.C. Instill Canister without Gel
1 canister with tubing, clamp and connector
500 ml capacity
Case of 5 M6275071/5
Case of 10 M6275071/10

1,000 ml V.A.C. ATS and V.A.C. Instill Large Canister with Gel
1 canister with gel, tubing, clamp and connector
1,000 ml capacity
Case of 5 M6275093/5

V.A.C. Therapy Accessories
V.A.C. Drape
1 adhesive drape (30.5 x 26 cm)
Case of 10 M6275009/10

V.A.C. Extra-Large Drape
1 adhesive drape (66 x 84 cm)
Case of 5 M6275097/5

T.R.A.C. Pad
1 T.R.A.C. Pad with tubing, clamp and connector
Case of 10 M6275057/10

V.A.C. Instill Irrigation Set (Pad & Tubing)
1 V.A.C. Instill Pad and Tubing for Instillation Therapy with unique connector and cap
Case of 5 M6275413/5

V.A.C. Instill Irrigation Pad (Pad Only)
Description: 1 V.A.C. Instill Pad for Instillation Therapy, with unique connector and cap
Case of 5 M6275406/5

V.A.C. Instill Irrigation Tubing (Tubing Only)
1 V.A.C. Instill Tubing for Instillation Therapy, with unique connector and cap
Case of 5 M6275407/5

Y-Connector
1 Y-connector to connect two or more dressings
Case of 5 M6275066/5
Case of 10 M6275066/10

Tubing Cap
Cap to secure end of tubing when not in use
Single unit M6275069/1
Case of 5 M6275069/5
Case of 10 M6275069/10

Product Usage

For more information, you can download a PDF version of the V.A.C. Instill Therapy Unit User Manual


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