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HOW TO APPLY CHEST BANDAGE 2

Updated on August 18, 2009

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.

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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 knotĀ  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)

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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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      Myra 7 years ago

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      JPSO138 8 years ago from Cebu, Philippines, International

      very informative hub. This is definitely very useful...