Askina® DresSil

Foam dressings with silicone adhesive

Askina® DresSil is a self adherent foam dressing with soft silicone adhesive on one side and a vapour permeable waterproof film on the other. It combines the absorption capacity of the foam with the soft adhesion of the silicone contact layer.

Advantages

  • Gentle and secure adherence
  • Minimized trauma during dressing changes (1)
  • Significant absorption capacity
  • Easy to use
  • Good conformability on difficult-to-dress areas and skin contours
  • Repositionable, can be cut to shape
  • Improves patient comfort
  • Hypoallergenic

(1) Thomas S Atraumatic dressings. WorldWide Wounds, 2003

Indication

Indicated for the management of moderately exuding, partial to full thickness wounds such as:

  • Pressure ulcers
  • Venous leg ulcers
  • Arterial leg ulcers
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • 1st and 2nd degree burns
  • Donor sites
  • Skin tears
  • Difficult to dress areas

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