To evaluate wound healing with the use of Taliderm™ dressing and compare it to wet to dry
dressing in the treatment of open wounds after incision and drainage.
- Inpatients with soft tissue abscess that will result in an open surgical wounds
greater than or equal to 4 cms in any dimension
- Wound will require serial dressing changes
- Greater than or equal to 18 years of age
- Ability to obtain informed consent
- Inability to obtain informed consent