ConvaTec DuoDERM CGF Sterile Dressing - 4 x 4 inch - Square - 187660

ConvaTec DuoDERM CGF Sterile Dressing - 4 x 4 inch - Square - 187660

Brand/Manufacturer: CONVATEC
  • FSA Approved
  • Latex Free
  • Made in USA

DuoDERM CGF Sterile Dressing is an adherent dressing indicated for the management of exuding wounds. The trained healthcare professionals use ConvaTech Control Gel Formula dressings at the right point in time during the healing of a wound. It promotes granulation and facilitates autolytic debridement which removes necrotic tissue as quickly as enzymatic debridement.

Why Choose ConvaTec CGF Dressing?

  • Unique ConvaTec hydrocolloid formulation
  • Used for hard-to-dress areas
  • Indicated for use on dermal ulcers
  • Worn for up to seven days
  • Easily and gently molded into place

Item # Desc Pkg Price
187660 4" x 4", Square Each
187660 4" x 4", Square 5/Pack
187660 4" x 4", Square 20/Pack

DuoDERM CGF Sterile Dressing Features

  • It incorporates a unique ConvaTec hydrocolloid formulation that distinguishes it from otherĀ hydrocolloid dressings
  • Used for hard-to-dress areas
  • Wide outer foam border that does not require additional taping
  • Protects against harmful bacteria and viruses such as HBV(11) and HIV(11)
  • It interact with wound exudate producing a soft mass that enables removal of the dressing with little or no damage to newly formed tissues
  • Help isolate the wound against bacterial and other external contamination
  • CGF Dressing include an adhesive border so that additional taping (picture framing) is not required
  • Form a gel that creates a moist wound healing environment
  • Waterproof barrier over the dressing
  • Provides both thermal and mechanical protection
  • Keep nerve endings moist
  • Can be easily and gently molded into place

Indications For Using CGF Wound Dressing:

  • Dermal Ulcers, including full thickness wounds
  • Pressure Sore Management, Stage I through Stage IV
  • Leg Ulcer Management
  • Skin tears
  • Superficial Wounds e.g. Minor Abrasions
  • Burns Second Degree
  • Donor Sites

What to Buy with CGF Adhesive Border Dressing?

How to Use CGF Hydrocolloid Dressing?

  • Preparing and Cleansing the Wound Site:
    DuoDERM CGF Border dressings are sterile and should be handled appropriately.
    • Choose a dressing that allows the DuoDERM CGF mass to extend beyond the wound margin covering all unhealthy tissue
    • Cleanse the wound according to hospital practice
    • Irrigate with saline and dry the surrounding skin to ensure it is free of any greasy substance
    • Use of the dressings help facilitate the liquefaction and removal of dead tissue; however, eschar that is particularly thick or fused to the wound margins should be removed prior to application of the dressing
    • NOTE: DuoDERM Paste or DuoDERM Hydroactive Granules may be used with this dressing. See the instructions for use with each product.
  • Applying The Dressing:
    • Remove top backing paper only.
      Note: The triangle shaped dressing can be applied in several directions depending on the location of the ulcer. In sacral ulcers, the dressing may be folded in half lengthwise to make it easy to apply in the sacral folds
    • Apply the dressing over the wound. Smooth into place, especially at edges of the center adhesive
    • Fold back the border and remove the release papers from the border adhesive; press the borders into place
  • Removing The Dressing:
    • Press down on the skin and carefully lift an edge of the dressing. Continue around until all edges are free. Repeat cleansing procedure. It is unnecessary to remove all residual dressing material from the surrounding skin
    • Leave the dressing in place (not more than 7 days) unless it is uncomfortable, leaking, or there are clinical signs of infection

  • DuoDERM CGF Border Dressings are not recommended for use on third degree burns.

  • Use on individuals with a known sensitivity to the dressing or its components.

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