Odor Control

Odors from wounds can be very distressing to a patient or a care giver. Trying to get rid of the odor through means at home, like perfumes or continually washing the wound, can make the wound worse. A charcoal impregnated dressing is one option that could help the patient obtain relief from the odor while not delaying or reversing the healing process. Malignant cutaneous wounds: a management protocol.