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Of the various treatments available for urinary incontinence, one of these is catheterisation using a bard catheter. A catheter is used to draw urine out of the bladder through the urethra when the bladder fails to expel the accumulated urine in it by itself.
One vital aspect of counseling patients for proper treatment of wounds is the knowledge of the phases of wound healing. This plays a major part in how treatment of a progresses.
When the cellular layer that forms the skin surface breaks it forms an Ulcer. There are various causes of an ulcer due to which they can occur on any area of the body.
Duoderm is a very effective type of wound dressing which helps in quick wound healing and prevention of infection by providing a moist environment.
Properly managing a wound is extremely important to avoid complications. Wound dressings are a critical part of wound care. Duoderm is a very effective dressing that absorbs exudates and forms a gel to promote quick healing.
Hydrocolloid dressings form a gel after absorbing the exudates from the wound. These dressings help in granulation and epithelialization of the wound and promote debridement.
Moleskin a cotton twill fabric which is used in clothing as well as first-aid bandage to treat and prevent blisters. It is very comfortable, durable, warm and wind-proof.
One of the most painful and dangerous wounds are burns. They are also the most difficult to care for in some cases. Read on to find out all you wanted to know about burns and their care.
As the name suggests, a blister that occurs due to skin getting injured because of severe rubbing against a rough surface, is called a friction blister. Friction blisters are easily caused and can also sometimes be treated easily too.
A blister mostly occurs when the skin has been injured due to friction. E.g. friction between a shoe and feet cause blisters. Read on to know about the main causes of a blister.