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Consider Things When Using High Exudate Wound Dressing

16/06/2023

ByWinner Medical

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Consider Things When Using High Exudate Wound DressingEvent

Caring for a wound can be an intimidating and time consuming process, but with the right knowledge and supplies you can ensure that your wound is healing quickly and properly.

 

What is a high exudate wound dressing?

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A high exudate wound dressing is a type of dressing that is used to help manage wounds that produce a large amount of exudate. Exudate is the body's natural way of healing a wound, and it consists of fluids, cells, and debris that are released from the wound site. High exudate dressings are designed to absorb this excess exudate and keep the wound site clean and free of infection. There are many different types of high exudate dressings available, and they can be made from a variety of materials, including gauze, foam, hydrocolloid, or alginate.

 

Things to Consider with High Exudate Dressings

 

When using high exudate dressings, there are a few things to keep in mind in order to ensure optimal wound healing. Exudate is the body's natural response to injury and is full of infection-fighting cells and nutrients. However, too much exudate can lead to maceration of the wound and surrounding skin, which can then lead to infection.

 

To avoid this, it is important to monitor the amount of exudate produced by the wound and choose a dressing that will absorb it without causing maceration. Additionally, the dressing should be changed frequently - at least every 24 hours - to prevent build-up of exudate and bacteria.

 

Finally, it is important to clean the wound thoroughly before applying the dressing and to follow all instructions on the dressing packaging carefully.

 

Benefits of Using High Exudate Wound Dressings

 

There are many benefits of using high exudate wound dressings, including:

 

1. Increased comfort for the patient - High exudate dressings are designed to absorb large amounts of fluid, which can make them much more comfortable for patients than other types of dressings.

 

2. Faster healing - Excess fluid can delay healing by keeping wound edges apart and preventing new tissue from forming. By reducing the amount of fluid in the wound, high exudate dressings can help wounds heal more quickly.

 

3. Reduced pain and itching - High exudate dressings can also help to reduce pain and itching by keeping the wound area dry.

 

4. Better protection for sensitive skin - Some high exudate dressings contain ingredients that help to protect sensitive skin from further damage.

 

Why choose Winner Medical?

 

Winner Medical is one of the earliest domestic companies that established a full industrial chain of medical gauze from cotton procurement to spinning and weaving, and realized the direct export of sterilized gauze products, with the products obtained the EU CE certification and the Japan Ministry of Health and Welfare certification, which shows Winner Medical is in the forefront of the market in the field of medical dressings.

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