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Jones, V: Use of Hydrogels

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Jones, V. Use of Hydrogels and Iodine in Diabetic Foot Lesions. The Diabetic Foot 1999; 2: 2:47-48

Although not usually the first dressing of choice for a diabetic foot ulcer, both hydrogels and iodine-based dressing materials may, on occasions, provide useful alternatives for practitioners. Improved formulations of hydrogels and advances in our knowledge of the effects of iodine have extended the application of these dressings to cover a wider range of wound problems affecting the diabetic foot.