Skin Prep and Duoderm - page 2

Has anyone ever used the skin prep pads under a duoderm pad? I'm new to HH, but I went out with the HH nurse last week. There is a patient with a stage 2 on her sacrum. They are having problems with... Read More

  1. by   coupb8222
    How did the saran wrap work? Didn't it trap moisture to the area promoting further breakdown or did you get it to heal?
  2. by   hawthornernkelly
    What about using mepiplex border after skin prep?
  3. by   mommy.19
    a mepilex border would be appropriate for moderate to large draining full thickness wounds, but requires a primary dressing as well (mepilex borders are secondaries unless you're using mepilex border Ag).