Journal articlesManaging wound pain in patients with burns using soft silicone dressings

Managing wound pain in patients with burns using soft silicone dressings

01/11/11 | Burns, Products, Research | Jacky Edwards

Pain is a significant issue in wound care, causing distress to patients and presenting an ongoing challenge to nurses and clinicians. Wound care at dressing changes can be minimised by using the correct dressing. Use of soft silicone products can reduce pain at application, during wear and on removal, as well as minimising trauma to the wound.