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What does a bandage protect you from?
What does a bandage prevent?2
- wound disiccation(extreme dryness)
- hematoma and seroma formation
What does a bandage also prevent by immobilizing the wound?
What does a bandage minimize?
What does a bandage absorb?
exudates and debris
A bandage promotes retention of CO2 and creation of what?
an acidic environment
Bandages facilitate O2 dissociation from hemoglobin which subsequently...
inc O2 in the wound
Bandaging also keeps the wound _ which facilitates healing
What can delay wound healing:DCABE
- alkaline environment