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Using an ointment dressing  
Abstract:  This handout explains the use of ointments to help wound healing. It gives tips on wound dressing, steps to apply dressing, types of ointments used (Bacitracin, Polysporin, and Silvadine), and how often to change dressing.
Author: Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 1998, March 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
General Topics:  Therapeutic Procedures; Surgery; Injuries and First Aid; Drug Therapy; About UWMC
Specific Subject(s):  Medication Teaching; Injuries
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #1655

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