All of the Activa videos that are featured across the website are listed below so you can watch them again here or save them to your computer or memory stick.
Activa compression hosiery helps assist blood flow back to the heart by gently squeezing the legs. Watch the video to help get your compression hosiery on easily.
Find out how to measure and fit the Activa Leg Ulcer Hosiery Kit from Activa Healthcare. See how easy it is for wearers and carers to apply to the leg. Slim and comfortable, normal shoes can be worn and the kit provides the compression required to heal and prevent leg ulcer recurrence.
ActiLymph hosiery has the graduated compression levels and fabric firmness to help stop legs swelling. The video shows a healthcare professional putting ActiLymph, European compression level hosiery, on a patient.
Easy,step by step guide on how to measure a patient for ActiLymph European hosiery from Activa Healthcare. ActiLymph provides the compression and fabric stiffness to manage legs prone to swelling.
A step by step video showing how to measure and fill out the form for your patients' made to measure ActiLymph stockings.
The Actiglide from Activa helps you to get your socks and hosiery on more easily. It helps with tights, thigh length and below knee hosiery. It works with both closed and open toe styles. It is available on prescription in the UK. The video shows how to use it.
This video from Activa Healthcare demonstrates how to apply Actico bandages. The "Safe-Loc" system provides consistently safe,accurate and easy application.
Actico inelastic compression bandages can be used for: venous leg ulcers, chronic oedema and lymphoedema on both mobile and immobile patients.
Actico is ideal for patients with chronic oedema or lymphoedema. This video shows how to appy the bandages effectively to reduce swelling and assist in healing if leg ulcers are present.
Watch how to effectively bandage digits with Mollelast - a highly conformable and comfortable bandage
Actico, cohesive inelastic bandage reduces the swelling associated with lymphoedema. Watch how to achieve the best results for your patients.
Making pillows to separate skin folds when treating lymphoedema or chronic oedema with Actico bandages.
Actico2C is a two component leg ulcer kit to manage leg ulcers from Activa Healthcare. The convenient kit offers wearers the perfect combination of comfort and compression. The bandages are slim to allow normal shoes to be worn. Designed to be comfortable day and night for a week at a time. Watch the simple, tried and tested application method.
Mr David Houlihan-Burne FRCS (Orth), Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon demonstrating how he uses Actico, cohesive inelastic bandage, after partial and total knee replacement surgery. Please contact Activa Healthcare for further information 08450 606 707.
NICE has concluded that Debrisoft can improve the treatment of acute and chronic wounds. Debrisoft is a debridement pad which facilitates rapid debridement and wound assessment. Watch the results you can achieve for your patients with Debrisoft and see how to use this effective pad.
Debrisoft facilitates clear wound assessment by removing debris and exudate from the wound bed. The video shows before and after photos of differing wounds.
Flivasorb is a pioneering, superabsorbent wound dressing, with twice as much absorption capacity in comparison to a traditional absorbent dressing made of cellulose without superabsorber.
Flivasorb is a sterile wound dressing for the treatment of highly exudating wounds. It functions by absorbing and retaining chronic wound exudate, including the high level of protease enzymes (MMP's, elastase) believed to be a factor in delayed wound healing.
Dr Ingo Stoffels - MD, Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
Rosie Callaghan - Tissue Viability Specialist Nurse, Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust
Dr Samantha Westgate - Consultant Scientist, Perfectus Medical, Daresbury Innovation Science Campus
Sian Fumarola - Senior Clinical Nurse Specialist, University Hospital of North Staffordshire
Trudie Young - Tissue Viability Nurse and Director of Education and Training at Welsh Wound Centre Initiative
Trudie Young - Tissue Viability Nurse and Director of Education and Training at Welsh Wound Centre Initiative, discusses a valuable document for all clinicians who need to debride wounds.
A video showing exercises which can improve the circulation and lymphatic drainage.
Angela Rippon, Vice President of the Patients Association
What links a Henry VIII and a modern day mum? Find out in Angela’s insightful talk.
Graeme Cooper, National Market Access Manager for Activa Healthcare
Discussing the NHS from a health economics viewpoint - the need to deliver high quality care whilst also reducing costs.
Trudie Young, Director of Education and Training at the Welsh Wounds Innovation Centre
Debating the challenges of providing the best care cost effectively whilst satisfying patients. Not always easy in a changing NHS.
Angela Rippon, Graeme Cooper, Trudie Young
A lively debate chaired by Angela Rippon on the areas covered by herself, Trudie and Graeme.
"From Wet Legs to Cellulitis" Carrie Wingfield, Nurse Consultant Dermatology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Carrie's talk was filmed during the Activa Healthcare Chronic Oedema Study days in May 2012. Her talk focuses on diagnosing skin conditions correctly, especially looking at cellulitis which can present with similar symptoms to conditions needing very different treatments.
"Holistic Assessment, Care pathways, Does my patient have Oedema?"
Janice Bianchi an Independent Medical Education Specialist and Honorary Lecturer at Glasgow University shares her experiences on how best to look after patients with chronic oedema. Janice was talking at Activa Healthcare's Chronic Oedema Study Days in May 2012.
Activa's Chronic Oedema Study Days in May 2012 focused on the importance of diagnosing Chronic Oedema in the early stages. Ray Norris's talk "Evaluating and managing change of practice within a Trust" is based on his own experience of changing practice within his NHS Trust. Which has resulted in benefits to patients and NHS budgets.
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