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HOW TO APPLY CHEST BANDAGE 2

There are times that the chest might have injury, but before bringing the patient to the hospital a chest bandage application is very useful, for an immediate temporary care.

figure 1

figure 1

STEP BY STEP GUIDE

Locate the apex of triangular bandage, place on the shoulder above the affected chest (figure 1)

figure 2

figure 2

Bring the two points at the back, making some adjustments of the base of triangular bandage (figure 2)

figure 3

figure 3

Make a 1st square knot  at the back of patient, make sure the knot should be inline with the apex of triangular bandage (figure 3)

figure 4

figure 4

Make your 2nd square knot, using the longer point with the apex (figure 4)

figure 5

figure 5

Hide the excess points of square knot, housekeeping purpose (figure 5)

figure 6

figure 6

Make some adjustments on the base and sides of the triangular bandage, to add more pressure (figure 6)

figure 7

figure 7

You now have the complete set-up of chest bandage application (figure 7)

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dro on September 16, 2010:

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Myra on February 09, 2010:

Very interesting. I am glad that I have found this site. A good guide for my class.

JPSO138 from Cebu, Philippines, International on August 15, 2009:

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