Jelonet

(Paraffin Gauze Dressings)

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Definition

-  Sterile dressing of non-medicated soft paraffin cotton gauze

 

Features

-  Leno weave

-  Non-adherence allows wound granulation

-  If left for prolonged time may adhere

-  Allows exudate to drain through to an absorbent dressing

-  Primary wound contact layer

-  Various sizes

 

Indications

-  Burns

-  Ulcers

-  Skin grafts (SSG, FTSG)

 

 

 

 

 

References

 

Smith & Nephew (+pic): wound.smith-nephew.com/au/node.asp?NodeId=3521