3M Tegaderm 1626w Transparent Dressing 25 PackCategory: 3m Tegaderm Absorbent3M Tegaderm 1626w Transparent Dressing 25 PackTegaderm 1626W Transparent Film Dressing 4 x 4-3/4, by 3M, is a transparent film dressing shaped like a rectangle. This dressing is designed for various uses including, which will help secure IVs, to reduce movement that can cause problems. It also helps with wound healing by keeping skin from breaking down. This is possible because the dressing is breathable. It allows oxygen in while moisture vapor and carbon dioxide exit. Although it is breathable it is waterproof and prevents fluids as well as viruses and bacteria from entering the site. This selective barrier helps keep the skin safe and infection-free. In addition, this film dressing utilizes Tegaderm's unique and intuitive frame delivery system. The frame delivery system is so intuitive, patients can easily apply it to themselves if needed. Another feature is that the adhesive is latex-free and hypoallergenic.Tegaderm transparent film dressing is a transparent film dressing used to cover and secure I.V. Sites to protect at-risk skin, or as a primary or secondary dressing over acute wounds, surgical sites and chronic wounds. Breathable, yet waterproof. All-in-one sterile dressing.