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Meditis' Guide To Treating Open Wounds

Meditis' Guide To Treating Open Wounds

There are many types of wounds, each wound is unique and require a treatment specific to the type of wound being treated. Let us being by listing the different types of open wounds and how they are classified. Wounds are classified by their cause; there are five different types of open wounds: Abrasion Wound – Injuries that commonly occur when skin comes into moving contact with a rough surface like a sidewalk, causing a rubbing or grinding of the upper layers of the skin. A road rash is a prime example of an abrasion wound. Though there is usually not...

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