If you are caring for a bed-patient, do everything possible to avoid the formation of pressure sores. Try to take preventive measures in time to reduce the danger.
Bedsores most often appear in severely weakened people, in those areas of the skin that are subjected to constant pressure, which is why the nutrition of skin tissues is disturbed.
You will need
- 1) Zelenka, potassium permanganate, gauze, Vishnevsky ointment or sintomycin emulsion.
- 2) 100 g of vegetable oil, beeswax.
- 3) Oat straw.
- 4) Kalanchoe, bandage.
In the initial stage of education Decubitus The affected area should be greased with a greenThis is to impose a gauze bandage. The wound should be closed with a sterile napkin moistened in a solution of potassium permanganate. The dressing should be changed at least three times a day. After the wound begins to clear, you need to switch to bandages with Vishnevsky ointment, levomelem or sintomycin emulsion.
Take 100 grams of vegetable oil and bringTo a boil over low heat. Put in the oil a small piece of beeswax, the size of the sink and mix thoroughly. The resulting ointment cool and lubricate her affected areas of the skin. Soon, pressure sores will heal.
For a bed-patient a special mattress is needed,You can make it yourself, stuffing it with dried grass or oat straw. And under the patient's bed put a basin with cold water, do not forget to change the water every day.
Excellent helps to treat bedsore Kalanchoe. Cut the leaves of this plant along and attach the inner side to the places of formation Decubitus. Fasten the leaf of the Kalanchoe with a patch or bandage and leave it overnight. This plant will help to tighten the wound soon.