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Iodosorb Summary of Slides

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  Iodosorb* 0.9% Cadexomer Iodine

 

 

 

Dr Gordon Dow Presentation: Summary of Slides

 

   
  Ischaemic Ulcers Slide Summary
 


Slide 1

· Ishaemic ulcer of the left ankle in an 80+ year old female
· Necrotic dermis - wound has been present for months

 

 

Slide 2
· Ulcer with Iodoflex* Paste in-situ

 

 


Slide 3
· Visible wound contraction
· Granulation tissue showing
· Healthier wound edges
· Wound healed completely within another 6 weeks

 

Photo of an ischaemic ulcer on the ankle.

 

Photo of Iodosorb on a wound.

 

Photo of a healed wound on an ankle.

 

 

   
  Pressure Ulcers Slide Summary
 

 

Slide 1
· Pressure ulcer study comparing Cadexomer Iodine to saline gauze
· 76% wound healing at 20 weeks versus 57% decrease in the ulcer area
· Significant improvement in wound healing compared with standard treatment
· 6 Pressure Ulcers had completely healed by that time
· Greater reduction in pain for the patient

 

 

 

 

 

 

Table showing Pressure Sore Healing and Cadexomer Iodine.

   
  Diabetic and Venous Ulcers Slide Summary
 

 

 

 

Slide 1
· Diabetic patient with peripheral vascular disease
· Ulcer on pre-tibial area of left leg

 

 

Slide 2
· Iodosorb* ointment applied

 


Slide 3
· Allevyn* as a secondary dressing

 

 


Slide 4
· Granulation achieved

 

 

 

 

 

Slide 5

· Same patient one year later fractured her ankle and developed an ulcer over her anterior tibial region which was again treated with Iodosorb

 

 

 

 

 

Slide 6

The ankle was again treated with Iodosorb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo of an infected venous leg ulcer.

 

Photo of a venous leg ulcer with a layer of Cadexomer Iodine on top.

 

Photo of a leg covered in Allevyn.

 

 

Photo of a granulating wound.

 

Photo of a healed wound on the ankle.

   
  Ischaemic Ulcers Slide Summary
 

 

Slide 1
· Iodosorb works on bacteria fungi and viruses
· A wound dressing that reduces critical colonisation
· Should be used on necrotic infected wounds that need to be debrided
· Iodosorb debrides gently

 

Slide showing the Functional Activity of Iodosorb.