Don't forget your safety pins, nursing scissors, Kerlex, Ace Wrap
paperclips and rubberbands.
If the answers to these questions are affirmative, the injury can safely be bandaged with an Ace wrap
for comfort and the patient instructed to use crutches without obtaining an x-ray, Dr.
Using any non-rigid means of support, such as ace wraps
Buy or put together a first-aid kit consisting of scissors, thermometer, tweezers, bandages (including Ace wraps
, finger and knuckle strips), adhesive tape, gauze pads, insect netting, moleskin (for blisters), aspirin, antacid tablets, antifungal ointment (for tropical destinations) and any medications you normally take.
In addition to standard supplies, the PTA donated 500 blankets, 50 triangular bandages, 200 roller bandages, 60 ace wraps
, and 100 splints.