Dressing Selection Simplified
Necrotic Tissue.

Dressing Selection Simplified
Necrotic Tissue.

THE CORRECT ACTIVHEAL® DRESSING FOR THE APPROPRIATE TREATMENT AIM.

A full wound assessment must take place prior to wound treatment and the results of this assessment must be considered before a product is selected.

ACTIVHEAL® SILICONE

ActivHeal® Silicone dressings have a gentle but secure adhesion with minimal epidermal stripping or pain on removal.

ACTIVHEAL® FOAM

ActivHeal® foam dressings maintain a moist wound environment ideal for wound healing whilst absorbing excess exudate to prevent peri-wound maceration.

ACTIVHEAL® ALGINATE

ActivHeal® Alginate is a sodium calcium dressing indicated for the treatment of heavily exuding wounds as a primary dressing.

ACTIVHEAL AQUAFIBER®

ActivHeal Aquafiber® is a soft, comfortable, highly-absorbent dressing with a reinforcing layer hidden within the dressing construction.

ACTIVHEAL® HYDROCOLLOID

ActivHeal® Hydrocolloid is an ideal wound dressing for the treatment of light to moderately exuding wounds.

ACTIVHEAL® HYDROGEL

ActivHeal® Hydrogel is an effective method for hydrating dry necrotic and sloughy wounds.

NECROTIC

DESCRIPTION OF TISSUE

Necrotic wounds are typified by black/grey dead tissue.

TREATMENT AIM

To rehydrate the eschar present and to facilitate healing. (Please note: It may not be appropriate to break down necrosis e.g. palliative patient or arterial involvement).

  • Rehydrate the necrotic tissue 
  • Remove devitalised tissue 
  • Prepare the wound bed for healing 

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Select a wound type below to discover which product is suitable.

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