* a new graft firs appears ___ and then becomes ____ in a matter of hours as vascularization occurs. Dressing provides compression to promote adherence.
* _____ with a splint ____ and ____ to the graft.
* avoid ______
*may need initial ____ to prevent increased vascular pressure from causing graft to come loose.
*monitor for odor, adherence, drainage, hematoma under graft, infection.
*surgeion typically orders resumption of ROM __-__ days after grafting. (except if graft is not an autograft, but rather a skin substitute).
- *white and then pinkish
- *immobilized with a splint distal and proximal
- *avoid friction