Clinical Study with Nurses
GROUP: Nurses with an average of nearly 20 years of pediatric, adult and geriatric experience.
Phase 1: The first part of this evaluation consisted only of questions before being shown our Comfort Release products. Here are the results:
Trauma to a Wound (or Surrounding Area) Rarely Occurs While Removing a Bandage/Dressing
All nurses agreed that skin pain and skin trauma is a major problem in healthcare settings.
Removal of Bandage is a Significant Problem in Wound Care Management
Three quarters of nurses agreed that bandage removal can cause significant problems during wound management.
Patients Complain of Pain During Dressing/Bandage Removal
Most nurses agreed that patients frequently complain about pain and discomfort.
Phase 2: After seeing, testing and trying Comfort Release bandages the same nurses reported the following:
Pain & Trauma Associated with Dressing Removal will be Positively Affected by Comfort Release
All nurses agreed that pain and trauma associated with bandage removal would be positively affected by Comfort Release in healthcare setting.
Frequency of Skin Tears will Decrease with Use of Comfort Release Dressings
All nurses agreed that skin tears would decrease when using Comfort Release dressings.
Comfort Release will Improve Patient Comfort During Dressing Removal
All nurses agreed that Comfort Release will improve patient comfort when removing dressings.