DuoDERM Extra Thin dressing is a hydrocolloid dressing indicated for the management of lightly exuding wounds. It combines a unique ConvaTec hydrocolloid formulation that distinguishes it from other hydrocolloid dressings and a vapour permeable outer film to provide an occlusive moist environment.
DuoDERM Extra thin protects the wound, support debridement and are easy to use. They can be moulded and cut to shape so you can treat difficult areas. It is designed to reduce the risk of further skin breakdown by preventing friction from clothes and bedlinen.
• Supports a moist wound healing environment
• Helps autolytic debridement
• Easy to apply and remove
• Secures dressing in awkward areas
• Creates a bacterial and viral barrier to reduce the risk of infection
Exudate Level: Non to lightly exuding wounds
Days of Wear: Up to 7 days
Indications: Duoderm is incated for minor burns, abrasions, lacerations, post-operative wounds, stage 1-2 pressure ulcers and lightly exuding leg ulcers.
Contraindications: Not intended for use on patients with known sensitivity to this dressing or its components
Mepore is an air permeable, self-adhesive dressing ideal for low to moderately exuding wounds. Its skin friendly, water based, solvent-free polyacrylate adhesive provides a gentle and secure fixation. The porous structure of the nonwoven fabric ensures air and water vapour permeability.
The fabric is flexible, conforms well to body contours, and allows body movements when in place.
The fabric is non-absorbent and provides a barrier for blood and fluid strikethrough. The water-based polyacrylate adhesive has been designed to be gentle to the skin and at the same time provide secure fixation. The easy-to-remove protection paper is pre-measured in 10cm intervals, and has a perforated split for easy removal and application.
Mefix can easily be cut to the desired shape and size. Mepore come in 6cm x 7cm dressings.
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