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The function of elastic bandage and how to use it.

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 elastic bandage is woven with natural fibers. The material is soft and has high elasticity. It is mainly used for surgical dressing and nursing. The elastic bandage is widely used. You can feel the various benefits of this bandage for external dressing of various parts of the body, field training, and traumatic first aid. . Next, the editor of Zibo Dongmai International Trade Co., Ltd. will tell you the function of elastic bandage and how to use it.


The role of elastic bandages

 Elastic bandages are often used in surgical bandaging care. For the treatment of some vascular diseases, elastic bandages are also used for the bandaging after varicose vein surgery. When our lower limbs venous blood return causes some swelling and painful obstacles, we can also Use an elastic bandage to make the darkened and hardened skin gradually get better. Ulcerated skin can also return to a healthy state with the help of elastic bandages. From this point of view, the effects of elastic bandages and elastic stockings are very similar, but because elastic bandages have a certain degree of professionalism, they are more expensive. Now there are many types of elastic bandages that we often see on the market, mainly high elastic bandages, cotton elastic bandages and pbt elastic bandages. These bandages are all sticky without exception, so that they can fix the position where we want to stick to the greatest extent.

the correct use of elastic bandages

 1. Choose gauze with different total width according to different positions. Generally, new elastic bandages (width 7.5X450cm) are used for upper limbs, medium-sized elastic bandages (width 10X450cm) are used for knees, and small elastic bandages (wide) are used for knees. 15*450cm); The way of strapping depends on the purpose of application. The elastic bandage used to tie the circulatory system should have a venous working pressure that is compatible with the elevated venous working pressure, and the working pressure must not be too high to limit the venous return or aortic blood supply as the standard.

 2. After the elastic bandage is tied, it must be leveled without wrinkles, especially at the joints. For example, after the kneecap is moved, the gauze is easy to wrinkle, causing the popliteal socket to be stressed, as if a tourniquet was reached. The level of tightness and looseness of the coil should be moderate, and should be based on personal comfort after strapping. Tying the elastic bandage should be carried out every morning before getting up. If the patient has woken up, the patient should be placed in bed again, and the body should be stretched up to drain the venous blood, and then tied.

 3. When strapping, you need to start from the foot, slowly coil up, and strap it to the required aspect ratio. In the whole process of strapping, the adjacent double-layer elastic bandage should be overlapped two-thirds up and down, otherwise it is not easy to level after strapping, and go to sleep every night.

 4. During the application period of the elastic bandage, the skin color and the swelling condition of the affected side should be observed daily to facilitate the observation of the actual effect. Patients with conservative treatment of varicose veins of the lower extremities should be persistently applying elastic bandages every day; patients with deep vein thrombosis must apply elastic bandages no matter in the limited active period or just after the beginning of activities, as long as 3 months, or even Life-long application to maintain the function of the superficial veins and the heart valves of the traffic and travel veins, and reduce or clear the disease.



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