SMTL Medical Disposable Datacard

Vertical isolation drape

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


A large transparent plastic drape with a continuous adhesive strip, with an incise area (which may optionally be iodine impregnated). The drape can also feature integral irrigation pouch, tube organisers, instrument pouches and instrument bag


Key areas where used

Method of use

The drape is used to isolate the operating area from non-sterile fields such as equipment and non surgical staff. A continuous adhesive strip along the width of the drape allows the drape to be secured vertically. The drape also features an adhesive incise section (see Incise Drape datacard for further details). The drape may also feature an irrigation pouch (see irrigation pouch datacard for further details), instrument panel/bag, and lead wire organisers.


Individually wrapped and folded.

Sizes Required


Coding SystemCodeDescription
NSV ELW871 Drape, isolation, vertical, sterile, disposable

Example products

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

Brand NameProduct CodeManufacturer
Ioban 2 patient isolation draping system 6617 3M Healthcare
Klinidrape vertical isolation drape 826020 Molnlycke Ltd

Revision Details

EditorPeter Phillips
Revision No 1.11
Revision date2000/01/28

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