3M Tegaderm Hydrocolloid Dressing absorbs exudate rapidly. Multiple shape options to better match wound size and wound location. 3M Tegaderm Hydrocolloid Dressing maintains an optimal moist wound environment which has been shown to enhance healing of partial- and full-thickness dermal ulcers, superficial wounds and abrasions and superficial and partial-thickness burns and donor sites. Tegaderm has a significantly high absorbency in the first 48 hours with a breathable outer film layer which provides consistently high rate of moisture vapor transmission. Water-resistant film border adheres firmly and outer film barrier protects wound and surrounding skin from contaminants, body fluids, bacteria and viruses. Tegaderm Hydrocolloid Dressings provide excellent patient comfort, dressing adherence and wound management. The flexible, conformable, low-profile dressings are comfortable because there is less bulk to catch on bed linens. With film dressing border, there is less likelihood of edge lift. Water resistance allows the patient to shower or to have a bed bath.
3M Tegaderm Hydrocolloid Dressing Features & Benefits
Water resistant film border adheres firmly.
Adheres to skin in the presence of moisture.
Outer barrier film protects the wound from containints, body fluids, bacteria and viruses.
Ideal for low to moderate draining wounds.
Variety of dressing shapes and sizes to meet specific needs.
7 day wear time provides undisturbed moist wound environment and promotes healing.
Adhesive dressing works in presense of incontinence.
Lower cost due to longer wear time between changing dressing.
Convenient one hand application.
Dressing ensures an optimal moist wound healing environment which has been shown to enhance healing.