gauze bandage


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Noun1.gauze bandage - (medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressingsgauze bandage - (medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressings
bandage, patch - a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body
cotton - fabric woven from cotton fibers
petrolatum gauze - gauze saturated with petrolatum
surgical dressing - a loosely woven cotton dressing for incisions made during surgery
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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Medicines, vitamins, and hygiene kits consisting of alcohol, cotton buds, towelette, cold compress, thermometer, laundry and body soap, band aid, gauze bandage and comb were distributed.
A teacher is Thika is distressed following complications occasioned by a piece of gauze bandage left in her womb by gynecologist at a prestigious private hospital in Nairobi.
We found it appropriate to present this case which occured as a result of tying of a thread broke off from a gauze bandage around the toes in a preterm baby hospitalized in our hospital, because this was a rare clinical phenomenon and we wished to increase awareness of this syndrome.
NEW YORK--Bandage suppliers continue to make tweaks to the flexible, adhesive gauze bandage, introducing features that they say make the strips more effective to use and more essential to consumers.
"After being discharged from the delivery room, the female doctor told me that Nada had a normal delivery but experienced minor bleeding, and that she had put a gauze bandage to stop the bleeding.
Dry carefully, and apply a light dressing of fluffed-up, dry gauze bandage. Support and raise the affected limb to reduce swelling.
Pio's hair, a gauze bandage that had been wrapped around his ribs, and a pair of his gloves.
* First aid supplies: If your employer does not provide first aid supplies, have the following essentials: adhesive bandages, various sizes; 5-by-9-inch sterile dressing; conforming roller gauze bandage; triangular bandages; 3-by-3 sterile gauze pads; 4-by-4 sterile gauze pads; roll of 3-inch cohesive bandage; germicidal hand wipes or waterless alcohol-based hand sanitizer; antiseptic wipes; pair large medical grade non-latex gloves; adhesive tape, 2-inch width; anti-bacterial ointment; cold pack; scissors (small, personal): tweezers; CPR breathing barrier, such as a face shield.
I started my working life as a cadet nurse and suspect there will be few alive today who could correctly roll and apply a gauze bandage or shape a stiffly starched traycloth of linen into a nurse's winged headdress, held together by a single, hidden safety pin.
The Apex[TM], a conforming gauze bandage, is the latest in the DeRoyal family of advanced wound care products.