Learn about the importance of measuring the stoma and using skin barrier cutting guides.
To prevent leakage and keep peristomal skin healthy, it’s important to measure the stoma regularly and cut a skin barrier opening that is the right size and shape. Stoma size can change over time – especially during the first 1.5 to 2 months after surgery, as swelling diminishes.
If you have patients that wear a cut-to-fit skin barrier, we have both round and oval cutting guides to help you create an opening that will ensure a snug fit.
View our step-by-step guides on how to change one-piece and two-piece stoma pouches, and how to perform daily stoma care.Read More
Read case studies about how clinicians used Dansac products featuring innovative TRE™ technology to protect their patients' peristomal skin and improve their quality of life.Read More
View our helpful educational booklets that guide patients from stoma surgery, through the first months, and beyond.Read More
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