If you are caring for a bedridden patient, do everything possible to avoid the formation of pressure sores. Try to time to take preventive measures to reduce the risk.
Pressure ulcers often occur in strongly weakened people in those areas of the skin that are exposed to constant pressure, which is why food and broken skin tissue.
You will need
- 1) Zelenka, potassium permanganate, gauze, ointment Vishnevsky sintomitsinovaja or emulsion.
- 2) 100 g of vegetable oil, beeswax.
- 3) Oat straw.
- 4) Kalanchoe, bandage.
In the initial stage of education bedsores the affected area should be lubricated Zelenko afterthat impose a gauze bandage. The wound should be closed with sterile cloth soaked in a solution of potassium permanganate. The bandage changed at least three times a day. After the wound starts to be cleaned, you need to go to the bandage with ointment Vishnevsky, levomekol or sintomitsinovoy emulsion.
Take 100 grams of vegetable oil and bringto a boil over low heat. Put the butter in a small piece of beeswax, the size of a plum and mix thoroughly. The resulting ointment is cool and lubricate it affected skin. Soon bedsores heal.
For a recumbent patient needs a special mattress,which can be done independently, stuffed it dried grass or oat straw. A patient under the bed put a basin of cold water, do not forget to change the water every day.
Excellent help heal bedsores Kalanchoe. Cut the leaves of this plant along and attach to the inside of the education places bedsores. Attach a sheet of Kalanchoe using plaster or bandage and leave overnight. This plant will soon tighten the wound.