Atrauman’s fine mesh fabric of hydrophobic, polyester fibres has mesh pores, neutral ingredients leave the wound free of residues associated with paraffin and Vaseline. This together with the smooth surface structure effectively counteracts adhesion to the wound by preventing new tissue from penetrating the dressing while allowing exudate to pass through. This results in a dressing that is easy to remove with minimum patient discomfort and disturbance to wound.
Ointment contains fatty acid triglycerides, neutral fats.
- Minor cuts, lacerations, thermal and chemical burns
- Bedsores, pressure and diabetic ulcers
- Covering donor and recipient sites in skin grafting
- Torn and cut wounds
Atrauman may be applied to a variety of wounds in all healing phases and is useful for patients with sensitive skin.