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Kendall Healthcare, in contrast, has continued to emphasize gauze sponges, while actually increasing its sales and share of spunlaced sponge products.
Reducing the sponge total plies to three or four should allow the use of high speed converting equipment significantly faster than current gauze sponge folding machines.
The products with major potential to be converted to nonwovens are general purpose gauze sponges used for most wound cleaning and dressing requirements.
Cardinal Health will package SurgiCount's Lap sponges, gauze sponges and OR towels in its Presource(R) surgical kits and trays.
The report provides value, in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) and average prices (in US dollars) within market segments Gauzes (Woven Gauzes (Sterile Woven and Non-Sterile Woven Gauzes) and Non-Woven Gauzes (Sterile Non-Woven and Non-Sterile Non-Woven Gauzes)), Sponges (Woven Sponges (Sterile Woven and Non-Sterile Woven Sponges) and Non-Woven Sponges (Sterile Non-Woven and Non-Sterile Non-Woven Sponges)), Bandages (Conforming Bandages (Cotton and Synthetic Conforming Bandages), Non-Adherent Bandages and Adhesive Bandages), Abdominal Pads (Sterile and Non-Sterile Abdominal Pads) and Gauze Sponges (Woven Gauze Sponges (Sterile Woven and Non-Sterile Woven Gauze Sponges) and Non-Woven Gauze Sponges (Sterile Non-Woven and Non-Sterile Non-Woven Gauze Sponges)).
Your barn's first aid kit should always contain something that could be used to control bleeding, such as clean cloths, gauze sponges, or old sheets torn into strips and rolled as bandages.
When we informed the patient of these findings, she became hostile and began to wave several blood-stained gauze sponges at us.