Endotracheal Tubes, Catheters, Implants, Sutures

Improves material properties,
Enhances lubricity

Medical Equipment Coatings

Improves durability

Provides antimicrobial properties

Blood Bags

Replacement of plasticizers

Helps reduce/eliminate bacterial contamination during storage

Antimicrobial Properties

Hospital Acquired Infection Fact Sheet


Hospital-Acquired Infections (HAIs)
• Global Cost of Hospital Acquired Infections is Roughly $15.36 Billion Dollars.
• Catheter Associated Urinary Track Infections (CAUTIs) Projected 38.28% Share of Global Market
• 722,000 HAI Cases Reported in US Acute Care Hospitals Annually*
• 75,000 Patients with HAIs Died During Their Hospitalization*

*https://www.cdc.gov/hai/surveillance/index.html