29) Hydrocolloid dressings
applied directly to these wounds prevent the evaporation of moisture from the exposed dermis and create a moist environment at the wound site that promotes cell migration.
Improved pressure sore healing with hydrocolloid dressings.
In a study conducted by Xakellis and Chrischilles,  healing rates were only slightly better for hydrocolloid dressings (9 days) than for wet saline gauze dressings (11 days), but there was a significant difference in median total cost: $25.
For example, in a controlled study of 124 shave biopsies, 31% of wounds treated with the hydrocolloid dressing Duoderm were healed after seven days, compared with only 12% of those treated with a topical antibiotic ointment and conventional dressing.
Planimetric rate of healing in venous ulcers of the leg treated with pressure bandage and hydrocolloid dressing.
ConvaTec's extensive line of wound care products includes DuoDERM(R) hydrocolloid dressings
, AQUACEL(R) Hydrofiber(R) dressings, and Kaltostat(R) alginate dressings.
EuroMed's hydrocolloid dressings
create a moist wound environment, facilitate the removal of dead tissue, and provide a barrier to external contamination and bacteria.
Table 57: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Advanced Wound Care Products by Product Segment - Moist Wound Healing Products (Alginate Dressings, Film Dressings, Foam Dressings, Hydrocolloid Dressings, and Hydrogel Dressings); Active Wound Healing Products (Skin Replacements, Collagen Dressings, and Growth Factors); Debriding Products; Cleansers; and Sealants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2000 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-150
Table 58: World Long-Term Projections for Advanced Wound Care Products by Product Segment - Moist Wound Healing Products (Alginate Dressings, Film Dressings, Foam Dressings, Hydrocolloid Dressings, and Hydrogel Dressings); Active Wound Healing Products (Skin Replacements, Collagen Dressings, and Growth Factors); Debriding Products; Cleansers; and Sealants Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2011 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-151
TABLE 58 GLOBAL WOUND CARE MARKET SIZE FOR HYDROCOLLOID DRESSINGS, BY REGION, 2012-2019 ($MILLION) 133
TABLE 59 NORTH AMERICA: WOUND CARE MARKET SIZE FOR HYDROCOLLOID DRESSINGS, BY COUNTRY, 2012-2019 ($MILLION) 134
Wound Care Market by Type (Traditional (Wound Closure, Anti infective), Basic (Films, Cleansing), Advanced (Hydrogels, Hydrocolloids, Alginate, Collagen), Active (Artificial Skin & Skin Substitutes), Pressure Relief Devices, NPWT) - Global Forecast to 201
Main Segments Included: Moist and Antimicrobial Dressings Markets Traditional Dressings Market Hemostat Market Tissue Sealant Market Anti-Adhesion Product Market Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Market Sub-Segments Included: Absorbable Suture Market Non-Absorbable Suture Market Stapler Market Ligating Clip Market Skin Closure Strip Market Cyanoacrylate-Based Tissue Adhesive Strip Market Foam Dressings Market Transparent Film Dressings Market Hydrocolloid Dressings
Market Alginate and Hydrofiber Dressings Market Hydrogel Dressings Market
PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-28 Advanced Wound Care Products II-28 Moist Dressings II-28 Advantages of Moist Dressings II-28 Types of Moist Wound Dressings II-28 Film Dressings II-28 Transparent Films II-29 Foam Dressings II-29 Hydrogels II-29 Hydrocolloid Dressings
II-30 Alginates II-30 Calcium Alginates II-31 Antimicrobial Dressings II-31 Silver Antimicrobial Dressings II-31 Non-Silver Antimicrobial Dressings II-31 Negative Pressure Wound Therapy II-31 Active Therapies II-32 Skin Replacements II-32 Collagen II-32 Growth Factor Products II-33 Autologous Growth Factors II-33 Recombinant Growth Factors II-33
Moist Wound Care Market-Product Segmentation Moist Wound Dressings -- Alginate Dressings -- Hydrocolloid Dressings
-- Hydrogel Dressings -- Foam Dressings -- Film Dressings
7 - hydrocolloid dressings
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