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All Gauze Dressing Pads, 7.6 cm x 7.6 cm, 12-ply, Sterile - Ready First Aid

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Regular price $0.35

All Gauze Dressing Pads, 7.6 cm x 7.6 cm, 12-ply, Sterile 2pk- Ready First Aid

All Gauze Dressing Pads, 7.6 cm x 7.6 cm, 12-ply, Sterile - Ready First Aid

ITEM FAS-010
Regular price $0.35

Applied to a wound to promote healing and protect the wound from further harm.

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Applied to a wound to promote healing and protect the wound from further harm.

  • 100% Cotton
  • Sterile individually wrapped gauze
  • 12-ply each sponge
  • Ideal for wound dressing and general cleaning
  • 2 Sponges per pack
  • Measurement: 7.6 x 7.6 cm (3" x 3")

How/When to Use:

Gauze pads are used to treat minor cuts and scrapes. An essential item that should be included in your home, work, school and vehicle first aid kit. Some wounds should be covered, while others should be left uncovered. Small wounds with minimal bleeding can be left uncovered for self healing. However, if the cut on the body has heavier bleeding or is used often should be bandaged. Gauze pads protect wounds from dirt and bacteria which promote healing and the reduced risk of infection.  Clean the wound thoroughly then placing the gauze (that should be larger than the wound) over it. Secure the outer gauze with medical tape, unless self-adhesive. Bandages should be changed frequently. Remove the outer layer slowly as pulling it off quickly could cause further damage. Check for signs of infection before cleaning the wound and re-bandaging once more.