Skin Protection During Patient Positioning

AQUACEL® Dressings

Skin Protection During Patient Positioning

AQUACEL® Foam Pro and AQUACEL® Foam dressings are designed to protect the skin from breakdown caused by moisture and shear forces when used as part of a protocol of care.*

Clinicians have used prone positioning as a treatment modality for patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome for more than 40 years1, and the procedure has seen a resurgence during the COVID-19 pandemic. Pressure injuries are a complication of prone positioning that may also occur with supine positioning in these patients.1-3

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