absorbent dressing


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absorbent dressing

a clean or sterile covering applied to a wound or incision to suck secretions into itself. Kinds of absorbent dressing are Teflon-coated gauze squares, fluffed gauze, and abdominal bandages.

absorbent dressing

A dressing of cotton gauze or other absorbent material.
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The approval of the patent application for the NIMBUS technology entitled "Intrinsically Bactericidal Absorbent Dressing and Method of Fabrication" by the United States Patent and Trademark Office should not be construed as an indication in any way whatsoever of having any positive impact upon our future financial performance or stock price.
The approval of the "Intrinsically Bactericidal Absorbent Dressing and Method of Fabrication" patent for the NIMBUS(TM) technology by the Australian and Eurasian patent office should not be construed as an indication in any way whatsoever of having any positive impact upon our future financial performance.
Whereas other absorbent dressings (including foams, absorbent pads, and other cellulose-based dressings) rely on spaces within the dressings to fill with fluid, XTRASORB([R])'s super-absorbent polymers bind fluid and convert it to a gel.
Sterile antibacterial dressings, sterile absorbent dressings
The study indicated XTRASORB[R] may be an excellent treatment choice over standard foam and traditional absorbent dressings and could prove useful in wound center and homecare protocols.
Whereas other absorbent dressings (including foams, abd pads, and other cellulose-based dressings) rely on spaces within the dressings to fill with fluid, XTRASORB's super-absorbent polymers bind fluid and convert it to a gel.
Provision of holding strips, strip, tubular net, cotton wool and absorbent dressings for all institutions of the Public Assistance - Hospitals of Paris or for the AGEPS.
In the MedMarket Diligence analysis, products, markets, and technologies are examined in the separate categories of bandages, first aid dressings, fabric absorbent dressings, film dressings, hydrocolloids, foam dressings, alginate dressings, hydrogels, non adherent dressings, odor control and antimicrobial dressings, cleansing and debridement products, wound closure, sealants, hemostats and glues, tissue engineered products, pharmacological products, (including pain control, antibiotics, growth factors, non-growth factor modulators, gene therapy, and, scarring modulators), physical treatments and, pressure relief products.
The Rhymney site is a hugely important, manufacturing facility for ConvaTec where it produces material used in its Aquacel absorbent dressings using patented Hydrofiber technology.
Meume (gerontology, Hopital Charles Foix, Paris) and Teot (burns and plastics, Hopital Lapeyronie, Montpellier) describes the basics of mechanical debridement, including through surgery and hydrojet, and autolytic methods such as absorbent dressings, hydrogel, enzymatic methods, and biological methods such as maggots.