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Drapes & Gowns Infection Prevention

Drapes, Gowns & Masks

Since many of the microorganisms responsible for surgical site infections reside on the patient's own skin, pre-operative skin preparation helps reduce risk of surgical site infections. 3M provides solutions for pre-operative hair removal, patient skin prepping and OR draping.


Drapes & Gowns

Drapes & Gowns

Surgical Mask Family

3M surgical drapes are impervious to liquid strikethrough which can help to reduce bacterial transfer and subsequent contamination of the surgical site.

We also supply a range of incise drapes, including 3M™ Ioban™ 2 Antimicrobial Drapes EZ. Ioban 2 antimicrobial drapes contain iodophor for sustained antimicrobial activity throughout a surgical procedure

In addition, our range of surgical gowns, offers both wearer and patient optimal protection and comfort.


Surgical Masks

All 3M Surgical Masks comply with EN14683:2005 as a Type II or Type IIR. The comprehensive range of masks and surgical respirators includes ear loop, tie on, face shield and splash resistant masks.