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Mepilex XT in practice: results of a study in German specialist wound care centres

Andre Lantin, Annika Bronner, Christiane Schmitt, Christine Diegel, Heidi Jodl, Johanna Scheske
9 May 2016

<p>Effective exudate management has been shown to reduce time to healing, reduce the risk of skin damage and infection, enhance patient quality of life and improve healthcare efficiency.  While not all exudate is necessarily ‘bad’, it is vital that clinicians aim to find a balance between the beneficial and damaging effects of exudate in order to achieve an optimal moist healing environment, while protecting the wound and peri-wound region from moisture-related damage.</p>

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