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We’re not saying that these are all great uses… just that they’d probably work. A parent’s worst nightmare is not…, Hemp has been a source of numerous medicinal compounds for centuries. Triangular bandagesare made of cotton or disposable paper. Enjoy! 0000005140 00000 n 0000006304 00000 n Find news, analysis on healthcare marketing, policy and law as well as full resource to public health. It may also be used to support or immobilise an injury to a bone or joint or as improvised padding over a painful injury. @v� `>� W��/��%Y?����c)���W�o��l��Ѕ�. Good Points • … This can happen at the bus station, your workplace,…, Improving Healthcare With Key Technology Additions, Health App: The iPhone Can Take Your Temperature, Top 10 Everyday Habits To Prevent Back Pains, How To Stock Your Baby’s Medicine Cabinet Like A Pro, 5 Reasons You Might Want To Try Full Spectrum CBD Oil, The Top 5 Very Important Reasons To Learn CPR, Toilet paper (c’mon, you know you’d use it in a pinch! It tends to be set over a large wound to absorb blood and stop bleeding, functioning as a trauma pad. ), Packing a wound while applying well-aimed direct pressure, Secure and dress an abdominal evisceration, Create a pressure infuser for IV/IO application, Secure patient’s arms and legs during movement and extraction, Used to aid the creation of a traction splint for a femur fracture, Eye cover or bandage to protect patient’s eye against dust and debris, Secure IV catheter and tubing once established, Secure catheter placed after needle thoracotomy for tension pneumothorax, Two wrapped together creates a donut roll for depressed skull area, Moistened and then used for a respiratory filter during rapid extraction from toxic exposure, Folded, bite block when ET tube is in place, Wrapped around a sprained or strained joint for added support, Small torn pieces placed in ears to protect against constant load noise, Small torn pieces used as gauze for dental abscess, Head wrap to help slow casualty hypothermia, Moistened and used to wrap or protect salvageable amputated body part, Narrow torn strip wrapped around scalpel blade for surgical cricothyroidotomy, Tie fentanyl “lollipop” to patient’s finger, Tied to fixed elevated object and extremity for sustained elevation, Saturated with water, it can be used to cool an overheated patient, Clean and prep chest for occlusive dressing application, Corner of material for removal of debris in eye, Protect yourself from vomitus during CPR (if you don’t have a mask), Placed over a water bottle, it can serve as a filter (just the big stuff though, obviously), When unraveled, attach it to a fishhook or safety pin to a little fishing. 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