Wound EssentialsWound Essentials 7(2): The practical use of foam dressings

Wound Essentials 7(2): The practical use of foam dressings

Products, Service delivery | Leanne Cook

Efficient and cost-effective management of excessive exudate continues to challenge clinicians. Foam dressings are commonly used in the management of moderate-to-heavily exudating wounds and can be applied to a variety of wound aetiologies. This article aims to explore the basic principles of foam dressings and describe their use in specific wound types.