Z-Medica, LLC® Donates $800,000 of QuikClot Combat Gauze® and QuikClot® TraumaPad® to Aid in Syrian Civilian Medical Relief Efforts
Published: Apr 02, 2012
WALLINGFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Z-Medica® Corporation, a medical device company which develops and distributes innovative hemostatic agents, announced that it has donated $800,000 (15,000 units) of QuikClot Combat Gauze® and QuikClot® TraumaPad®, the company’s life-saving hemostatic agents, to aid in medical relief efforts within Syria and surrounding refugee camps. The Syrian American Medical Society (SAMS) will deliver QuikClot® products to Syrian civilians in need of medical aid. The United Nations estimates that more than 8,000 people, mostly civilians, have been killed during the violence and bloodshed.