occlusive wound dressing

occlusive wound dressing

dressing excluding air from and preventing gaseous exchange at the wound surface; contraindicated on wounds that may harbour infection
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Topical care of the lesions along with systemic therapy should be limited to antiseptic or occlusive wound dressing in an effort to minimize secondary bacterial infection.
Occlusive wound dressing to prevent bacterial invasion and wound infection.
Class I devices--those subject to general controls, such as drainage catheters, occlusive wound dressings and scalpels--pose the least risk to users and are thus the least burdensome to bring to market.