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INJURY DRESSING

An injury to living tissue caused by a cut, blow, or other impact, typically one in which the skin is cut or broken.

Purposes

  • To promote wound granulation and healing
  • To prevent undue contamination of wound
  • To decrease purulent wound drainage (dressing material absorbs the drainage)
  • To provide dry environment (moist environment facilities growth and multiplication of micro-organisms)
  • To immobilize and support the wound
  • To apply medication to the wound
  • To provide comfort
  • To promote aesthetic sense

 

Reference link: http://www.nsgmed.com/nursing-procedures/wound-dressing-definition-purposes-principles-types-procedure/