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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.woundsresearch.com/article/1585

May 6, 2003 ... [1] The most commonly used products in clinical practice today include povidone iodine, chlorhexidine, alcohol, acetate, hydrogen peroxide, boric ...

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

Aug 20, 2018 ... Abstract Routinely cleansing wounds at every dressing change can do more harm than good, as scrubbing the granulating wound bed with gauze swabs ... Box 2 provid...

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

Minor cuts and scrapes usually stop bleeding on their own. If needed ... Keeping the wound under running tap water will reduce the risk of infection. ... Check out these best-sel...

www.medicinenet.com/cuts_scrapes_and_puncture_wounds/article.htm

Cover the area with a bandage (such as gauze or a Band-Aid) to help prevent infection and dirt from getting in the wound. A first aid antibiotic ointment ( Bacitracin, ...

www.ucihealth.org/blog/2018/10/wound-care

Oct 30, 2018 ... Don't douse a minor wound with antiseptics like iodine or hydrogen ... If you are unsure about your wound, it's a good idea to seek medical ...

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 ...

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

Apr 10, 2018 ... Do you know the best way to care for minor cuts and injuries? ... New tissue is especially susceptible to harsh antiseptics because it's more ...