Silicone Foam Dressing
Constructed from a low friction waterproof polyurethane film, with a highly absorbing polyurethane central pad and a silicone adhesive wound contact layer provides for an ideal moist healing environment for fragile skin.
Key Features and Benefits
A gentle but secure adhesive that provides minimal pain or epidermal stripping upon removal. Especially suited to patients with fragile skin.
Provides for easy application and comfort to patient during dressing changes.
Helps reduce the number of dressing changes, provides increase wear time (up to 7 days).
Reduces the risk of newly formed granulation tissue penetrating the foam layer.
Ensures the dressing stays in place to prevent accidental removal by shear between clothes and bedding.
Protects from cross contamination. Keeps bacteria and other contaminants away from the wound. Allows the patient to wash or shower.
Indicated for moderate to heavily exuding chronic and acute wounds. Suitable to use under compression bandaging. The dressing may be used throughout the healing process on:
- Pressure ulcers
- Diabetic ulcers
- Venous and arterial leg ulcers
- Post operative surgical wounds
- Skin abrasions
- Cavity wounds (as a secondary dressing)
- Trauma wounds
- Superficial and partial thickness burns