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Exudating wound with slough and clinical signs of infection

Exudating wound with slough and clinical signs of infection

 

Medication Primary Secondary Ancillary
Dressings
Systemic antibiotics Alginate Plus Shaped cavity foam dressing  
Or
Alginate alternative fibre
Or
Polysaccharide iodine
Or
Antibacterial fibre
Or
Silver dressing
Or
Medicinal honey
Or
Hydrogel

Aim: Clear infection, deslough and promote healing.

Use systemic antibiotics together with either an alginate or alginate alternate dressing, or a polysaccharide iodine dressing, or an antibacterial fibre, or a silver dressing, or medicinal honey, or an amorphous hydrogel covered by a foam dressing.

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