This Research Center is intended as a tool for licensed healthcare professionals when considering the addition of McCord Research Skin Care Products to a patient care plan. McCord Research Skin Care Products and this Research Center are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

A semi-occlusive dimethicone skin protectant provides the skin with a waterproof barrier that protects the skin while still allowing the skin to “breathe” and undergo natural skin repair processes, promoting healing.


Obesity Associated Lymphedema

"The Use of Olivamine 10®–Containing Skin Care Products* for Morbidly Obese Patients with Lymphedema. Jane Fore MD, FAPWCA, Dr. McCord, FAPWCA^, Isaiah Hankel BA*; Carol Paustian BSN, RN, ET, CWOON, DAPWCA+
*Lewis-Clark Wound Care Clinic Lewiston, ID and Clarkston, WA
^McCord Research, Hyden Lake, ID
+WOCN Consulting, Omaha, NE
Study# LIT452" Print PDF

Decreasing the Incidence of Skin Tears

Decreasing the Incidence of Skin Tears in the Extended Care Setting with the Use of a New Line of Advanced Skin Care Products Containing Olivamine 10®. Marjorie Groom RN, BSN, MSHCA, CWOCN, DAPWCA. Memorial Hospital, Belleville, IL Study # LIT033 Print PDF

Lamellar Ichthyosis

"Lamellar Ichthyosis: A Case Study. David A. Davolt, Sr. CHT* and Enrique C. Almaguer, MD, PA^
*Nix Southwest Wound Care Center
^Plastic & Hand Surgery and Wound " Print PDF

Wound Shield Effectiveness Traditional Standard of Care

"A Randomized Open Controlled Pilot Study of the Use of an Olivamine 10® Based Nutritional Barrier* vs. a Balsam of Peru, Castor Oil and Trypsin (BCT)** based product in the Maintenance of Newly Epithelial Skin of Lower Extremity Ulcers. Driver V,1,2 French M,1 Cain J 1,2 Hijazin M,1 Hagan H1,3
1National Center for Limb Preservation at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Park Ridge, IL.
2Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Center for Lower Extremity Ambulatory Research at Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago, IL,
3 University of Wisconsin Parkside, Kenosha, WI Study # LIT592." Print PDF

Hospice Population

Case Studies that display positive outcomes with advanced wound care products in the Hospice population. P. Sue Hashley, RN, CWS. St. Francis Hospice Honolulu, Hawaii Study # LIT603 Print PDF

Skin Tears in the Elderly

"Improving Skin Tear Outcomes Using Olivamine 10® a Topical Nourishing Skin Care Cream*; Prevention of Skin Tears with the Elderly. Cynthia Canzeri-Labish, RN, MSN, CWOCN. Wesley Health Care Center Saratoga, NY
Elizabeth O’Connell-Gifford, RN, CWOCN, DAPWCA, MBA. Medline Industries, Inc.
Berne, NY. Study # LIT673." Print PDF

Peritubular Skin Irritation

Healing Peritubular Skin Irritation Using Skin Cleanser** and Barrier* Containing Olivamine 10®. Sarah Lebovits, RN, MSN, APRN-BC, CWOCN. St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center, Manhattan, NY. Elizabeth O’Connell-Gifford, MBA, BSN, RN, CWOCN, DAPWCA. Medline Industries, Inc. Berne, NY. Study # LIT675 Print PDF