Gauze and cotton tissue dressing with a thick layer of highly absorbent cotton wool enclosed in an absorbent cotton gauze cover. Indicated for use as a secondary wound dressing on highly exuding wounds, ulcers, lacerations and surgical wounds. Provides excellent cushioning for relief of pressure points. Also provides additional warmth and protection for patient comfort. Suitable for use as undercast padding and in other orthopaedic applications where comfortable padding is desired. Can be cut to size for customised use.