The Go-No-Go Tool is intended to facilitate evaluation and documentation of the process for effectively managing patients wound care dressing(s) and/ or product(s) during hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Each product must be evaluated on a case-by-case basis in accordance with the established NFPA 99 2012 Hyperbaric Safety Guidelines.

WoundReference does not assume responsibility and has not performed individual testing to confirm or validate items used in the hyperbaric environment. Each product must be evaluated on a case-by-case basis in accordance with the established NFPA 99 2012 Hyperbaric Safety Guidelines.

Item NameFindingsCreated
gauze pad   More suitable alternative: NO; ; Produces heat: NO; ; Produces static: NO; ; Low flash point: NO; ; Too much fuel: NO; ; Adverse effect:... 6/13/19 by Matt Rascon
Bone Wax   More suitable alternative: NO; ; Bone wax is a nonabsorbable product used for providing hemostasis in bleeding bone. Produces heat: YES; Th... 6/7/19 by Jeff Mize
Promogran Prisma   More suitable alternative: NO; ; Per product MSDS This product is not expected to be hazardous under foreseen conditions of use.Produces hea... 6/6/19 by Jeff Mize
Plastic water bottle   More suitable alternative: NO; ; Water bottle necessary to facilitate tempanic membrane equalization during descent to 2.0 ATAProduces heat:... 6/5/19 by Jeff Mize
NPWT foam   More suitable alternative: NO; ; Produces heat: NO; ; Produces static: NO; ; Low flash point: NO; ; Too much fuel: NO; ; Adverse effect:... 5/16/19 by Jeff Mize