LiNil Visiting Nurses assists in the treatment of Vacuum Assisted Closure (VAC), These are used on any type of wounds that have infections in them. They are used to keep the wound from getting worse and letting it close up without getting more infections in it.
Vacuum Assisted Closure (VAC) is a trademark for a system that uses the controlled negative pressure of a vacuum to promote healing of certain types of wounds. The edges of the wound are made airtight with foam and a dressing, and a tube is placed in the wound, connecting to a canister that creates a vacuum. Infectious materials and other fluids are then sucked out of the wound.