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They are used primarily in special ophthalmic operations. A tapercut needle combines a cutting point with a round shaft. The cutting point readily penetrates tough tissue but the shaft will not cut through or enlarge the needle hole when inserted. This needle is indicated when ease of penetration is important (vascular grafts, intestine) or when a delicate tissue is sutured to a more dense one (such as urethra to skin closure for a urethrostomy). Taper point or 11 Figure 1-3. Types of Needle Points.

Applying an aluminum rod loop type splint in the front of an elbow bandage. Another application of splints to a special wound healing situation is the use of “clamshell” technique to relieve pressure from the palmar or plantar surface of lacerated pads, pad flaps or pad grafts. This technique is even more effective at relieving pad pressure than the “donut” technique mentioned above and may be particularly indicated for protection of pad surgical sites. 5 cm beyond the limb. Bandaging tape, applied in a dovetail fashion, secures the splints to the bandage.

Secondary (Intermediate) Layer Removal of bacteria, exudate, and debris from a wound by wound debridement, lavage, and chemotherapeutics greatly facilitates wound healing. Bandages can assist in this process by absorbing deleterious agents and removing them from a wound. Absorption of serum, blood, exudate, necrotic debris, and bacteria occurs within the secondary bandage layer. If a bandage allows evaporation of fluid (drying), then the exudate becomes concentrated, retarding bacterial growth.

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