Resources: Watch the enhanced absorbency & strength of AQUACEL® Extra™ dressings in action
AQUACEL® Extra™ and Ag Extra™
Strength Demo vs. Durafiber
*As demonstrated in vitro
Queen D. Understanding Hydrofiber Technology. Wounds Int. 2010;1(5):29-32.
Kogan L, Moldavsky M, Szvalb S, Govrin-Yehudain J. Comparative study of AQUACEL and Silverol treatment in burns. Ann Burns Fire Disasters. 2004;17(4):201-207.
World Union of Wound Healing Societies (WUWHS). Principles of best practice:wound exudate and the role of dressings. A consensus document. London: MEP Ltd; 2007.
Caruso DM, Foster KN, Hermans MHE, Rick C. AQUACEL Ag in the management of partial-thickness burns: results of a clinical trial. J Burn Care Rehabil. 2004;25(1):89-97.
Jurczak F, Dugré T, Johnstone A, Offori T, Vujovic Z, Hollander D; and AQUACEL Ag Surgical/Trauma Wound Study Group. Randomised clinical trial of Hydrofiber dressing with silver versus povidone-iodine gauze in the management of open surgical and traumatic wounds. Int Wound J. 2007;4(1):66-76.
Queen D, Walker M, Parsons D, Rondas A. AQUACEL Ag dressings made easy. Wounds Int. 2011;2(2):1-6.
AQUACEL® Ag Dressing is not a drug • In all of our silver products, the anti-microbial activity occurs within the dressing. The correlation between in vitro testing and clinical effectiveness has not been evaluated.