Tegaderm™ Diamond Pattern Film Dressings balance breathability with effective adhesion to secure and protect I.V. and wound sites in hot, humid conditions and on diaphoretic patients. It is a transparent film dressing designed for protecting skin and wound sites and securing devices to skin. It consists of a patterned coated film using Comfort Adhesive Technology for gentle adhesion with increased breathability and moisture exchange.
Features and Benefits:
•Balances breathability with effective adhesion for hot, humid conditions or diaphoretic patients.
•Provides a waterproof, sterile barrier to external contaminants including liquids, bacteria and viruses. In vitro testing shows that the transparent film provides a viral barrier from viruses 27 nm in diameter or larger while the dressing remains intact without leakage.
•Transparent dressing allows for continuous visibility to the I.V. insertion site.
•Dressing flexes with skin for greater patient comfort.
•Picture-frame delivery makes accurate placement easy.
•To cover and protect I.V. catheter sites
•Clean, closed surgical incisions
•Abrasions, skin tears, blisters
•Skin graft donor sites
•Protective eyelid coverings
•Post tattoo application and removal