Cardinal Health Plastic Adhesive Bandage is a practical solution designed for managing minor cuts, scrapes, and burns. This latex-free and sterile adhesive bandage provides a secure and gentle fit for optimal wound care solutions. The bandage features a non-adherent island pad that aids in preventing sticking to the wound, ensuring painless removal during dressing changes. Cardinal Health Adhesive Bandages come in a variety of sizes and materials to allow flexibility in treating minor wounds. It is an essential addition to first aid kits, healthcare facilities, and homes, catering to both medical professionals and individuals seeking effective wound protection.
Features and Benefits
- Non-adherent island pad prevents sticking to wounds, allowing painless removal
- Secure adhesive properties keep the bandage in place during movement
- Sterile design prevents contamination
- Supports hygienic wound management
- Suitable for a range of minor wounds
- Comes in a variety of sizes and materials
- Package includes one (1) box of Plastic Adhesive Bandage 1" x 3" only.
- Manufacturer: Cardinal Health
- Bandage Type: Plastic Bandage
- Size: 1” x 3”
- Sterility: Sterile
- Latex Free: Yes
- MPN: C-BDP13
- Package: Box of 100
Why is it more important to use a bandage than to air-dry wounds?
Several studies have revealed that maintaining a moist and covered environment for wounds leads to quicker regeneration of blood vessels and a more rapid reduction in the presence of inflammation-causing cells compared to wounds that are left exposed to the air. Bandages create a protective barrier that shields wounds from external contaminants, such as dirt, bacteria, and airborne pathogens, reducing the risk of infection. In contrast, leaving wounds uncovered can lead to excessive drying, which delays the healing process and increases the chances of scarring.
While there may be specific cases where air-drying is appropriate, using a bandage is a more recommended approach for optimal wound care based on the benefits of moist wound healing. Always follow the guidance of healthcare professionals for the best wound care practices.
How often should you change an adhesive bandage?
Adhesive bandages for minor wounds, like cuts or scrapes should be changed once a day or as needed to keep the area clean and dry. Always replace bandages that become wet, dirty, or lose their adhesiveness to ensure proper wound care. For larger or more serious wounds, follow healthcare provider recommendations.
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