What is Comfeel plus ulcer dressing?
What is Comfeel plus ulcer dressing?
Comfeel® Plus Ulcer Dressing is a hydrocolloid dressing combined with an alginate for low to moderate levels of exudate. • Color guide indicates best time to change dressing. • No-touch application system for ease of use. • Maintains a moist environment. • Flexible and smooth.
What is Comfeel plus transparent used for?
Comfeel Plus Transparent can be used for treatment of no-to-low exuding chronic wounds and superficial acute wounds in the final stages of wound healing. Comfeel Plus Transparent may be used for superficial burns, superficial partial-thickness burns, donor sites, post-operative wounds and skin abrasions.
Is Comfeel a hydrocolloid dressing?
Comfeel Plus Transparent hydrocolloid dressings provide a moist wound healing environment and helps protect the wound in the final stages of wound healing. The top film is water- and bacteria proof to help protect the wound from external factors and smooth to help reduce friction.
Can you cut Comfeel?
It is only recommended to cut Comfeel Plus Transparent due to the special circumstances caused by the outbreak of the Corona virus and any use of the product for this purpose should be in compliance with local guidelines on fit testing of masks and goggles.
What kind of dressing is Comfeel?
Product description Comfeel ® Plus Ulcer hydrocolloid dressing with alginate is the gentle and proven solution for sealing and healing low to moderately exuding wounds.
How do you use Comfeel ulcer dressing?
Method of use An appropriately sized dressing is partially removed from its paper backing using the tab provided, and placed on the surface of the wound using a non-touch technique. In order to ensure good adhesion to the surrounding skin, a minimum overlap of 1.5 cm from the margin of the wound should be allowed.
Is Comfeel plus transparent waterproof?
Comfeel ® Plus Transparent Excellent support for closure of wounds. Flexibility to dress any part of the body. Transparency to allow for wound inspection with no dressing change. Bacteria and waterproof top film.
Is Comfeel good for burns?
Comfeel Plus Transparent may be used for superficial burns, superficial partial-thickness burns, donor sites, post-operative wounds and skin abrasions. The dressing can stay on the wound for up to 7 days depending on the specific wound characteristics.
When do you use Comfeel?
Comfeel Transparent dressing is used on superficial burns, and superficial open wounds including category 2 pressure ulcers, donor sites, postoperative wounds and abrasions. Cautions. Do not use in the presence of wound infection, unless an appropriate systemic antibiotic is given concurrently.
What is Comfeel?
Comfeel Plus Transparent is a thin and flexible hydrocolloid dressing. It can be used for treatment of no-to-low exuding chronic wounds and superficial acute wounds in the final stages of wound healing.
What dressing do you put on a stage 1 pressure ulcer?
Wound dressings for a grade 1 pressure ulcer should be simple and offer protection without risking any further skin damage, especially if the patient is sliding down the bed or chair causing the dressing to ‘ruck’. A film dressing or a thin hydrocolloid would be appropriate to protect the wound area.
Is Comfeel waterproof?
The dressing is permeable to water vapour but impermeable to exudate and microorganisms. In the presence of exudate, the absorbent components absorb liquid and swell to form a cohesive gel. The dressing is waterproof and the patient may bathe or shower with it in place.
What kind of dressing is comfeel plus transparent?
Comfeel Plus Transparent is an ultra thin and flexible dressing that makes it perfectly easy to dress any part of the body. Comfeel Plus Transparent offers excellent support for closure of wounds.
How big is a unit of comfeel plus?
Product options Product name Item number Area size Units in package Comfeel ® Plus Transparent 33539 15×15 cm 5 Comfeel ® Plus Transparent 33530 5×7 cm 10 Comfeel ® Plus Transparent 33533 10×10 cm 10 Comfeel ® Plus Transparent 33536 9×14 cm 10
How does Coloplast comfeel plus wound dressing work?
Comfeel Plus Transparent Dressing by Coloplast is a thin Hydrocolloid Dressing for low exudate wounds. The smart pores in this Transparent Dressing help to regulate the moisture environment of the wound. During periods where exudate is heavier, the pores swell, allowing moisture to evaporate, making space.
What are the benefits of a comfeel dressing?
Faster healing.* Comfeel Plus provides the benefits of moist wound healing and protection for wounds and skin at risk. The protection you know. The user-friendliness you need. We have updated Comfeel Plus with new 3-piece non-touch system for easy and aseptic application.