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Occlusive Dressings (Occlusive Dressing) Summary

Description: Material, usually gauze or absorbent cotton, used to cover and protect wounds, to seal them from contact with air or bacteria. (From Dorland, 27th ed)

Also Known As: Occlusive Dressing; Bandage, Occlusive; Dressing, Occlusive; Dressing, Spray-On; Dressings, Spray On Show All >>

Networked: 396 relevant articles (27 outcomes, 44 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Occlusive Dressings is Relevant

  1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma) : 9 outcomes 22 studies in 175 results
  2. Pain (Aches) : 5 outcomes 1 study in 19 results
  3. Keloid : 3 outcomes 1 study in 8 results
  4. Infection : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 44 results
  5. Cicatrix (Scar) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 13 results
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Drugs Related to Occlusive Dressings

  1. Colloids (Colloid)
  2. Silicones
  3. Petrolatum (Vaseline)
  4. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  5. Sulfadiazine (Sulphadiazine)
  6. Silver
  7. Lidocaine (Xylocaine)
  8. sitosterol (beta-sitosterol)
  9. EMLA
  10. Triamcinolone Acetonide (Azmacort)
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Therapies Related to Occlusive Dressings

  1. Injections
  2. Analgesia
  3. Hydrocolloid Bandages (Duoderm)
  4. Catheters
  5. Debridement
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