Infected Wounds How to treat

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Infected wounds

Level of exudate: medium to high

The wound is characterised by pain, erythema, edema, heat, a high level of exudate and odour. Healing is delayed.

Therapeutic objectives Reduce bacterial load
Manage exudate
Control odour
Procedures / actions Wound cleansing,
Preventing contamination from external bacteria,
Balances moist wound environment
Wound cleansing and wound bed preparation

Prontosan® Wound Irrigation Solution
Prontosan® Wound Gel
Prontosan® Wound Gel X

Wound dressing  Askina® Carbosorb
Askina® Pad
Bandage, tape
Dressing Replacement frequency Daily