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  • 3M™ Tegaderm™ Diamond Film Dressing

    3M ID 7100118765
    • Increased breathability promotes moisture evaporation
    • Secure hold while providing continuous site observation
    • Conforms to body contours and flexes with patient movement alleviating stress on skin
    • Latex free and vapour permeable
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    Specifications
    Applications
    Catheters Fixation
    Condition
    Dressing and Device Securement, I.V. Related, Pressure Ulcer, Skin Care, Wound Care
    Department
    Cardiovascular, Dialysis Center, Emergency, I.V. Therapy, Intensive Care Unit, Medical-Surgical, Oncology, Operating Room-Surgery, Pediatrics, Radiology, Urgent Care, Wound Care
    Dressing and Device Securement Condition Type
    Adhesive Trauma, Skin Injuries-Mechanical, Tube & Device Securement-Lightweight Tubes & Devices
    Dressing Type
    Film Dressing
    Hypoallergenic
    Yes
    IV Related Condition Type
    Arterial Catheter, CVC Dialysis, CVC Implanted Port, CVC PICC, CVC Short-Term, CVC Tunneled, Epidural Catheter, PIV
    Latex
    No
    Product Colour
    Transparent
    Product Type
    Standard Dressing
    Details
    • Increased breathability promotes moisture evaporation
    • Secure hold while providing continuous site observation
    • Conforms to body contours and flexes with patient movement alleviating stress on skin
    • Latex free and vapour permeable
    • Provides a waterproof, sterile barrier to external contaminants including liquids, bacteria and viruses. In vitro testing shows that the transparent film provides a viral barrier from viruses 27 nm in diameter or larger while the dressing remains intact without leakage

    For breathability with effective adhesion use 3M™ Tegaderm™ Diamond Film Dressing, a transparent dressing great at staying in place even in moist conditions.

    3M™ Tegaderm™ Diamond Film Dressing is conformable and combines increased breathability with a secure hold. Our transparent dressings are sterile, with high MVTR. They’re ideal for protecting I.V. and wound sites, and securing catheters to moist skin. They conform and flex, increasing patient comfort.

    Suggested Applications

    • To cover and protect short peripheral I.V. and midline venous catheters
    • To secure and protect I.V. sites in hot, humid conditions
    • Abrasions, skin tears, blisters
    • Closed Intact Surgical Wound
    • Closed Intact Surgical Wound
    • Post tattoo application and removal
    • Protective eye coverings

    Legal Disclaimer

    31. Jackson A (2012) Retrospective comparative audit of two peripheral I.V. securement dressings. British Journal of Nursing 21 (2) 510-515 32. 3M Data on File 2012; Association for safe aseptic practice, product evaluation programme, Feb 2012. 33. 3M Data on File 2010; Summary report on testing to compare moisture handling and wear time of modified and standard adhesive polyurethane adhesive films. Study-05-01122630. *Arrowsmith M (2012) Bacterial and viral barrier claim for 3M™ Tegaderm™ Transparent I.V. Dressings. 3M Data on File.