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It is important to know about first aid so that immediate care can be provided when an injury takes place.
Wound healing is a complex process that requires several factors to work together to produce the desired results.
When a wound is inflicted there is always a chance of complications. The worst kind of complication is when a wound does not heal and slides into the chronic zone.
Understanding the different types of wounds and learning how to treat minor cuts and burns at home is very helpful.
Moleskin, as the name suggests, is not the skin of a mole [a small insectivorous animal with very small eyes and soft fur, which burrows in the ground and casts up little heaps of mould (earth)].
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.
It is an art to dress a wound. It is imperative that the dressing is done properly or else even the best dressing bandages in the world won’t make a difference to the wound.
A duoderm dressing is a medicinal dressing which is opaque and has a semi-permeable polyurethane film. The dressing is impermeable to exudate and micro-organisms. It is also waterproof and allows patients to bathe with it on.