Cardinal Health? Silicone Contact Layer dressings are sterile, occlusive wound dressings made with a conformable, open mesh structure and gentle silicone adhesive. The dressings are used to facilitate fluid transfer and provide fixation and protection to the wound bed during dressing changes.
May be used to allow passage of exudate and provide fixation and protection of the wound bed during dressing changes for a wide variety of partial to full thickness wounds, including:
- Skin tears
- Venous ulcers
- Surgical and trauma wounds
- First- and second-degree burns
- Blisters, cuts and lacerations
- Dry to heavily draining abrasions
- Pressure ulcers
Third-degree burns and individuals with known sensitivity to silicone. Not for surgical implantation.