Provides a waterproof, sterile barrier to external contaminants including liquids, bacteria and viruses. Transparent dressing allows for continuous visibility to the I.V. insertion site. Adhesive is gentle on skin. Dressing flexes with skin for greater patient comfort.
Manufacturer laboratory testing has proven Tegaderm dressings provide a viral barrier (HIV-1 and HBV) while the dressings remain intact without leakage.