Chapter 30 - What to Do In Case of Accidents
What to Do in Case of Fire
What to Do in Case of Bodily Injury
Burns and Scalds
Foreign Bodies in Eye, Nose, Ear and Throat
Machinery and Railroad Accidents
Electricity Accidents
Artificial Respiration
Broken Bones - Fractures
Wound Dressing Hints
Poisoned Wounds
Dressing of Wounds
Transportation of Injured

30.13 Wound Dressing Hints

Wound Dressing Hints. SEND for a surgeon. Do not touch the wound with the bands. Arrest bleeding. Do not disturb blood clots. Remove foreign substances when it can be easily done. Never probe for a bullet. Bring the edges of the wound together. Cover the wound as quickly as possible. Keep the part quiet with a sling or splint. Rest is essential to the healing of wounds.

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