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How do you use Adaptic dressing?

Cut ADAPTIC™ Non-Adhering Dressing to size if required, and place directly on the wound. Cover with a sterile secondary dressing of your choice depending on the amount of wound exudate. ADAPTIC™ Non-Adhering Dressing may be left in place or several days depending upon amount of exudate.

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Similarly, you may ask, what kind of dressing is Adaptic?

ADAPTIC™ Non-Adhering Dressing is a primary dressing made of knitted cellulose acetate fabric and impregnated with a specially formulated petrolatum emulsion. It is designed to help protect the wound while preventing the dressing from adhering to the wound.

Also, is Adaptic the same as Vaseline gauze? Adaptic Vaseline Petrolatum Impregnated Gauze by Kendall is a non-adherent dressing used in wound care. It is a fine mesh and absorbent gauze that is impregnated with white petrolatum. This gauze remains moist and is non-toxic, non-sensitizing, and non-irritating. This helps to minimize drying out and adherence.

Thereof, how do you use Adaptic touch dressing?

Dressing Application Ensure skin surrounding the wound is dry. Remove protective films from dressing. Place ADAPTIC TOUCHDressing directly over the wound and smooth in place around the wound. Cover with an appropriate absorbent secondary dressing, e.g. TIELLE™ Hydropolymer Adhesive Dressing.

Is Adaptic an oil emulsion dressing?

Oil-Emulsion Dressing (Adaptic) Oil Emulsion impregnated dressings are designed to provide non-adherent packing for wound. Knitted, high porosity cellulose acetate is evenly impregnated with U.S.P. Highly conformable dressing is ideal for lightly draining wounds including minor burns, lacerations and abrasions.

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