triangular bandage

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Noun1.triangular bandage - bandage to support an injured forearmtriangular bandage - bandage to support an injured forearm; consisting of a wide triangular piece of cloth hanging from around the neck
bandage, patch - a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body
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An older Brownie would be expected to be knowledgeable across a broad range of platforms - she should be able to clean cutlery and boots, make doll's clothes and knit a pair of socks, apply a triangular bandage and make a milk pudding.
If there is no plastic film available, use a sterile dressing, or improvise with non-fluffy material, such as a folded triangular bandage.
A triangular bandage, which can be made into a sling, can also be handy for those more accidentprone members of the family.
Bandages and other wound care supplies: Include bandages of assorted sizes to cover minor cuts and scrapes; bandage closures or "butterfly bandages" to tape edges of minor cuts together; a triangular bandage to wrap injuries and make an arm sling; elastic wraps for joint injuries; gauze in rolls and pads to dress larger cuts and scrapes; and adhesive tape to keep gauze in place.
Additional supplies: On rugged hunts, consider adding a soft splint, ACE wraps, snakebite kit, triangular bandage, and safety pins (Wilderness Medicine Outfitters, 303/688-5176; www.