It was 5:30 on a Friday afternoon several years ago that I received a call from a grief-stricken Dad. He was just informed that his 3-year-old daughter had unhealable wounds and was scheduled to have her legs amputated. He somehow heard about Hydrofera Blue and wondered if we could help.
“Getting a wound’s moisture balance right can be challenging,” Evelyn says. “The introduction of Hydrofera Blue Classic revolutionized the process. The key to success is the cover dressing: the wetter the wound, but more absorptive the cover dressing; the drier the wound, the more occlusive the cover dressing.”
“Neonatal wound care often presents unique challenges. WOCTalk sits down with Stephanie Furtado to discuss her unique approach to a micropreemie patient born at just 24 weeks. Stephanie outlined her approach within her merit award winning poster at the WOCN Society’s 50th Annual Conference in 2018.”- WOC TALK
“By using a Hydrofera Blue dressing with its efficient, wicking action, no surgery was required, and the patient was able to be treated on an outpatient basis. Her pain dropped from 9 to 3 within just two weeks.”
Pam Achabal, MSN, RN, CWON, is a self-described “Hydrofera snob.”“Hydrofera Blue CLASSIC is a ‘fun’ dressing,” says Pam, who has a dual role in sales and as a clinical wound educator for Appulse Medical for the West Coast of the U.S. “It’s unique; there’s not another foam dressing like it.” Pam experienced the effectiveness of … Continued