BIOPATCH® Protective Disk with CHG

BIOPATCH® Protective Disk with CHG is the #1 selling CHG dressing on the market with a 1A CDC recommendation.*

BIOPATCH Protective Disk with CHG


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BIOPATCH Disk BSI Awareness Video

Supporting Documentation

Clinical Evidence

BIOPATCH Disk Clinical Compendium

PIV Clinical Compendium

DeVries PIV JAVA Publication

Product Support

BSI Quick Reference Page

GuardIVa® Technical Report

Visualization Brochure

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BIOPATCH Core Brochure

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BIOPATCH Resource Guide


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* Based on 2020 market share data.

† Ethicon Global Business Insights September 2020 Market Share Report.

‡ BIOPATCH clinical compendium. 077880-170803. 2017. Ethicon, Inc.

§ Biopatch Original 510(k) submission: Prepared by VitaPhore Corporation. Premarket Notification, 510(k): Regulatory Requirements for Medical Devices. Rockville, Md.: Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Food and Drug Administration, Center for Devices and Radiological Health; For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1989. Print

¶ Global Business Insights June 2020 Market Share Report

\\ Biopatch Protective Disk with CHG Instructions for Use. 2018. Ethicon, Inc. 

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3  Maki DG, Mermel L, Genthner D, Hua S, Chiacchierini RP. An evaluation of BIOPATCH® Antimicrobial Dressing compared to routine standard of care in the prevention of catheter-related bloodstream infection. 2000. Ethicon, Inc. 

4  Levy I, Katz J, Solter E, et al. Chlorhexidine-impregnated dressing for prevention of colonization of central venous catheters in infants and children. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2005;24:676-679. 

5  Garland J, Alex C, Mueller C, et al. A randomized trial comparing povidone-iodine to a chlorhexidine gluconate-impregnated dressing for prevention of central venous catheter infections in neonates. Pediatrics. 2001;107(6):1431-1436. 

6  Westergom C. Ex Vivo Comparative Analysis of Chlorhexidine Gluconate (CHG) Coverage on Porcine Skin. 2008. Ethicon, Inc.