Tegaderm Absorbent is new-to-the-world technology The patented absorbent acrylic pad is encased between a top layer of breathable Tegaderm film and a bottom layer of perforated Tegaderm film that features a unique moist skin adhesive.
3M™ Tegaderm™ Absorbent Clear Acrylic Dressing is new-to-the world technology – the next generation dressing that enables clinicians to monitor pressure ulcers, skin tears and other moderately exuding wounds without changing the dressing.
A Clear Advantage
Tegaderm absorbent clear acrylic dressing
Transparent, allowing for constant visualisation of the wound
Fewer dressing changes - aiding healing with less disturbance of wound bed and reducing patient pain
Patients can shower with dressing in place
Provides excellent healing rates while increasing patient comfort
Promotes an ideal environment for re-epithelialisation
Reduces the risk of infection due to protection against bacterial and viral contamination
Saves clinical time
Indications for use
Low to moderately exuding acute wounds:
Skin graft donor sites
Skin tears and pre-tibial lacerations
First (superficial thickness) and second (partial thickness) degree burns and abrasions