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advancedtissue.com/2015/07/the-best-and-worst-ideas-for-open-wounds

Jul 28, 2015 ... Conventional wisdom suggests using disinfectants and antiseptics like hydrogen peroxide, rubbing alcohol, or iodine to clean open wounds.

www.mayoclinic.org/first-aid/first-aid-cuts/basics/art-20056711

Minor cuts and scrapes usually stop bleeding on their own. If needed, apply gentle pressure with a clean bandage or cloth and elevate the wound until bleeding ...

www.webmd.com/first-aid/relieving-wound-pain

Apr 30, 2019 ... Step 3. Rinse with Water · Rinse the wound in clear water to loosen and remove dirt and debris. · Use a soft washcloth and mild soap to clean ....

www.webmd.com/first-aid/ss/slideshow-wound-care-dos-and-donts

Using hydrogen peroxide or rubbing alcohol to clean an injury can actually harm the tissue and delay healing. The best way to clean a minor wound is with cool ...

www.woundsresearch.com/article/1585

May 6, 2003 ... Two official guidelines have been released recently concerning antiseptic use on wounds. Povidone iodine has been Food and Drug ...

www.medicinenet.com/cuts_scrapes_and_puncture_wounds/article.htm

Call a doctor for a wound if won't stop bleeding or there are signs of infection. Washing a cut or scrape with soap, and water and keeping it clean and dry is all that ....

www.nhs.uk/common-health-questions/accidents-first-aid-and-treatments/how-do-i-clean-a-wound

A plaster or larger dressing is usually all that is needed to stop a wound ... gently dab or wipe the skin with it – don't use antiseptic as this may damage the skin ...

www.nursingtimes.net/clinical-archive/tissue-viability/when-is-wound-cleansing-necessary-and-what-solution-should-be-used-20-08-2018

Aug 20, 2018 ... One antiseptic solution used for wound cleansing is polyhexanide and betaine ( PHMB) (Braun et al, 2014; Fletcher and Bradbury, 2011). PHMB ...

health.clevelandclinic.org/handling-injuries-from-small-cuts-to-serious-wounds

Apr 10, 2018 ... Myth: You should always clean wounds with either rubbing alcohol or hydrogen peroxide. Fact: While it's true that antiseptics can kill harmful ...

www.pharmacytimes.com/publications/issue/2010/may2010/otcfocuswoundcare-0510

May 11, 2010 ... Examples of first aid antiseptics include ethyl alcohol (48%-95%), isopropyl alcohol (50%-91.3%), iodine topical solution USP, iodine tincture ...