FAQ - wound debridement

What does the term "debridement" actually mean? 

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Only a clean wound can heal

Debridement of the wound is an important part of wound therapy, because only a clean wound can heal. Here it is important that the wound is cleared of micro-organisms and dead cells. This also promotes cell regeneration and cell growth to help the wound close more quickly. 

Debridement: cleanse the wound and remove dead cells

Besides surgical methods, this can also be done largely pain-free with the help of special wound cleansing cloths. Debridement is followed by the application of a wound dressing, which is selected from a range of various dressings according to the state of the wound. Wound debridement is usually done by a doctor or a wound therapist vor. Trust your specialist.

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