Hydrocellular Dressing


Features of Hydrocellular Wound Dressings

Hydrocellular wound dressings have the following features and benefits: 

  • Highly absorbent central layer absorbs high amounts of wound drainage
  • Create a moist wound environment for faster healing  
  • Accelerate new vessel formation and epithelialization
  • Promote formation of granulation tissue 
  • Outer surface is usually breathable to allow evaporation of excess moisture 
  • Minimize the risk of bacterial contamination 
  • Conform to the shape of the wound 
  • Soft and cushioning for patient comfort 
  • Do not leave debris

When to use Hydrocellular Wound Dressings?

Hydrocellular dressings can be used to treat the following conditions: 

  • Low-to-heavily exuding wounds 
  • Partial to full thickness wounds
  • Surgical and post-operative wounds 
  • Different types of ulcers
  • Donor sites 
  • Burns