3M™ Tegaderm™ Hydrocolloid Thin Dressing are sterile wound dressings which consist of a hydrocolloid adhesive with an outer clear adhesive cover film impermeable to liquids, bacteria and viruses. Available in oval, square and sacral shapes. May be worn up to 7 days. Conformable dressing is easy to apply. The Tegaderm Thin dressing maintains moist wound environment for enhanced healing. The outer film is 3M Tegaderm Transparent Film Dressing technology which applies easily and eliminates need for taping edges, is easy to clean, minimizes exudate leakage and is impermeable to liquids, bacteria and viruses. For minimally draining wounds.
•May be used as a protective dressing on at-risk skin. May be used on intact skin to protect from friction
•Film border on oval sizes seals to prevent premature dressing failure due to edge lift
•Protects the wound and periwound skin from contaminants, body fluids, 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