Characteristics of the bandages

A range of different types of bandages and bandage systems are available on the market today, differing in terms of the fabrics used and the way they are manufactured.

To use bandages correctly, it is important to have a sound knowledge of the terminology used to describe these products, to understand their mechanism of action, the factors that affect sub-bandage pressures and their respective advantages and disadvantages.

Different categories of bandages exist, determined on the basis of:

Physical characteristics (read more...)
Dynamic characteristics (read more...)
Interface pressures (read more...)