SMTL Medical Disposable Datacard

Incise Drape

All Wales Contract: Drapes, theatre
Sterility Status: Sterile.
Usage Status: Single use.


Plastic drape with adherent area. The drape may or may not be impregnated withiodine.


Key areas where used

  • General surgery

Method of use

The drape is allows the surgeon to cut through a sterile prepared area, whilst providing isolation of unprepared areas. Drapes may be impregnated with Iodine, a bactericidal agent.


Individually wrapped in peel pouch.

Sizes Required

Various sizes


Coding SystemCodeDescription
NSV ETG0534/0535/0531/0528/0519 ELW930/895/913 Drape, incise, adherent, plastic, sterile

Example products

The following table lists examples of products known to be acceptable for this product description.

Brand NameProduct CodeManufacturer
Steri-Drape 2 2035/2037/2040/2045/2050/2051 3M Healthcare
Ioban 2 6635/6640/6648/6651 3M Healthcare
Op-site Flexigrid 4631 S & N
Op-site Incise 4986/87/88/89/94/95 S & N


Incise drapes may be totally occlusive or have a fairly high moisturetransmission rate (MVTR) of up to 40 grams per square metre in 1 hour.

Revision Details

EditorPeter Phillips
Revision No 1.16
Revision date2000/01/28

Please inform SMTL of any inaccuracies noted or changes requiredin this datacard.


This datacard has been prepared as an aid to contracting forpurchasers in the NHS in Wales, and shouldnot be used as a substitute for literature, instructions or training from the manufacturersof the devices.

Products mentioned in this datacard are for illustration purposes onlyand should not be seen as an endorsement of these products.

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