How to Use SoftSeal®-STF

Soft, pliable and easy to apply.

SoftSeal®-STF Topical Hemostatic Pad Application

  1. Open the SoftSeal®-STF pouch into a sterile field.
  2. Cover puncture site with a SoftSeal®-STF pad, blue side up, and apply firm pressure.
  3. Pad may be placed over sheath hub prior to removal or placed directly over puncture site after sheath is removed.
  4. Remove sheath following hospital protocol. After sheath removal, maintain firm pressure.
  5. Continue to apply pressure over puncture site until hemostasis is achieved, then slowly release, leaving the SoftSeal®-STF pad in place.
  6. Place dry gauze over SoftSeal®-STF pad and cover with an appropriate dressing.
  7. Within 24 hours, soak SoftSeal®-STF pad with water and gently remove.


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SoftSeal®-STF Application Video