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How does it work?

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Absorbency and fluid handling

TIELLE helps maintain a moist wound healing environment through the combination of absorbency and moisture vapour transmission.
The hydropolymer with LiquaLock Technology:

  • Expands and conforms to the wound bed2
  • Ensures fluid is locked away, minimising the risk of leakage and maceration6


Comfort
TIELLE dressings contribute to a decrease in:

  • Maceration1-3,6
  • Excoriation2
  • Leakage1-3,6,7
  • Number of dressing changes2
  • Skin reactions (to the adhesive border)8


Flexibility
The unique adhesive allows1:

  • Repositioning as needed on initial application
  • Dressing flexibility to conform to difficult to dress areas


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References

References

1. Ballard, K. Clinical and scientifi c data of a hydropolymer range of dressings. J Nursing 2002; 11(20).

2. Mellor J. and Boothman S. TIELLEhydropolymer dressings: wound responsive technology, The Exudate Supplement Part two P14-17. Br J Nurs Vol 12 No 20 & Br J, Community Nurs Vol 8 No.11.

3. Carter, K. Hydropolymer dressings in the management of wound exudate, 2003.

4.Boothman S. et al. Testing of the Bacterial Barrier Properties of TIELLEDressings Using a Modifi ed Version of the Draft CEN Test Method (prEN 13726-5). Poster 2001.

5.Diehm C. and Lawall, H. Evaluation of TIELLEhydropolymer dressings in the management of chronic exudating wounds in primary care. Int. Wound J. 2005, 2(1):26-35.

6. Foster, S. and Mistry, P. Evaluation of the liquid retention capabilities of foam dressings. Wounds UK 2010.

7. Schulze, H.J. Clinical evaluation of TIELLEPlus dressing in the management of exudating chronic wounds. Br. J. Comm. Nursing 2003, 8(11):18-22.

8. Peach, V. Evaluating adhesive foam wound care dressings in clinical practice. Wounds UK 2011.

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