Useful and therapeutic properties of the dressing

August 12, 2017 17:50 | Medical Treatments At Home

Individual dressing package is enclosed in parchment paper and top coated with a rubberized cloth.It includes on two cotton-gauze pads, one of which is stationary, and the second with the help of a gauze sleeve can be moved along the bandage.To apply a bandage is necessary to tear a strip of rubberized fabric, gently expand the paper wrapper removed from the folds of a pin without touching the inner surface of the cotton-gauze pads, put them on the damaged areas and tightly fix the gauze bandage, the end of which should be attached to the bandage with a pin.

small wound closes one pad on which is superimposed a second.

With extensive wound pads are attached to each other, covering the entire surface of the wound.When applying a pressure bandage is necessary to adhere to the general rules of bandaging, which are as follows.

Victim necessarily attached to a comfortable position in which he feels the least pain.In the run-up dressing the injured limb is raised above the level of the body, which helps to

reduce blood flow to the limbs and reduce the force of bleeding.In the process of blending the dressing is necessary to see the patient's face and make sure that the bandaging not caused him pain.

Bintuemaya arm or leg is fixed in the position in which they will remain after applying the bandage.So, the hand is usually bent at a right angle at the elbow, and bandaged leg slightly bent at the knee, while the foot is fixed in position, always at right frail.

First aider must be face to the victim, to keep the beginning of the bandage in his left hand, and his body (head) - on the right.Bandaging is carried out with two hands: the left hand is usually held dressing and straighten tours bandage, and deploy the right head bandage from left to right.

Bandaging start from the bottom.Bint gradually, round by round, are up, and so that whenever the next round were covered by previous 1/2 or 2/3 of the bandage.Complete bandaging 3-4 circular strokes over the wound site.

important condition dressing is good fixation bandage.It should not slip when driving, and at the same time, the bandage should be applied with a degree of fixation, so that it does not lead to an excessive compression of tissue.At the point where the extremity bintuemaya thickens or thins to bandage lying tightly without forming pockets, each with its second circumferential circulation is inverted as it inside out, thereby achieving a tight fit it to the limb.The end of the bandage fastened with a pin, or by cutting the end of the bandage on the length of both the ribbon formed tie knot on the bandage.Pressure bandage is usually circular in which all tours bandage quietly laid on the same place.

in clean cloth fabric (cut into strips of sheets, other bedding and so on. D.) Can be used as a wound dressing in the absence of a bandage or dressing package.She tightly bandage the damaged area of ​​the body, put it on a pre-bleeding place a folded several times a flap of gauze or linen svezhevyglazhennogo and beyond it - a layer of cotton wool.

When overlaying bandage the victim should lie, if there is severe pain, dizziness, or sit but not stand.Doing so may cause dizziness and even loss of consciousness in response to increased pain, fall and injury patient.

In certain cases, it may be used triangular bandage, particularly when localized damage and wounds on the head, perineum, buttocks, elbow joint.Medical scarf, usually made of gauze or cotton, has a triangular shape with the size needed for a particular purpose.Options kosynochnyh dressings are presented in the figures.Triangular bandage to impose the most simple and fast, but it is not strong.However, in the provision of first aid in many cases it is possible to give preference to.

To apply bandages on his nose, the chin, the forehead and the nape is convenient to use a bandage, a torn along the length of both sides and the whole in the middle.This so-called sling bandage, which is applied in cases when the bandage, even at high flow rate of the bandage does not provide a secure fit.

For small wounds, boils, bruises and other minor skin lesions lipkoplastyrnye apply bandages, and labels when you do not expect a significant getting wet bandages and dressings applied netolstym layer.Plasters in the form of ribbons glued across or diagonally, leaving the open part of the surface dressing material.

At very small in size plaster bandages are cut in the form of a circle or an asterisk.