Dressing Securement Strategies and Medical Adhesive-Related Skin Injuries

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Dressing Securement Strategies and Medical Adhesive-Related Skin Injuries

Preventing Skin Tears and Other Complications Associated with Dressing Changes.

Proper dressing securement is critical to rapid wound healing and patient health. Improperly dressed wounds can cause medical adhesive-related skin injury (MARSI), such as skin tears and other complications, particularly in difficult to dress areas or when patients are at risk of skin injury.