Dressings

Some articles on dressings, dressing:

Evan O'Neill Kane - Innovations and Inventions
... Sterilising dressings, and keeping them sterilised, was a problem in the field ... Unlike modern dressings—which are supplied in sealed, sterile packs—the dressings of the time had to be sterilised immediately before use ...
Salad Dressings - Dressings
... Sauces for salads are often called "dressings" ... The concept of salad dressing varies across cultures ... In Western culture, there are three basic types of salad dressing Vinaigrette Creamy dressings, usually mayonnaise-based, but which may also contain yogurt, sour cream, buttermilk, milk, or cr ...
Diabetic Foot Ulcer - Treatment - Wound Dressings
... While there are many types of dressings used to treat diabetic foot ulcers there is little evidence of superiority of one over the other ... Hydrogel dressings may have a slight advantage over standard dressings, but the quality of the research is of concern ... Dressings and creams containing silver have not been properly studied nor have alginate dressings ...
Hydrocolloid Dressing
... A hydrocolloid dressing (trade names include Duoderm, Granuflex,, Ultec, and 3M Tegaderm Hydrocolloid) is an opaque dressing ... A hydrocolloid dressing is biodegradeable, non breathable and adheres to the skin so no separate taping is needed ... The active surface of the dressing is coated with a cross-linked adhesive mass containing a dispersion of gelatin, pectin and carboxy-methylcellulose ...
Hydrocolloid Dressing - Effectiveness
... no significant difference in healing rates between hydrocolloid dressings and other dressings (including simple dressings) for venous ulcers, for superficial burns ...