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LI Ciortea and B Imhof
Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, 7(6), 2925-9, 2005.



The hydration and occlusiveness effects on intact human skin of three different wound dressings (Silgel, Mepiform and Opsite Flexigrid) were compared. The results showed that Silgel is more occlusive than Mepiform and Opsite Flexigrid. Thus, if hydration aids wound healing, then Silgel may be more effective than the other two.


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