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Can a home care aide do wound care?

A home care aide is a fancy word for "personal assistant" for individuals who are unable to perform routine tasks that we so often take for granted, such as meal preparation, bathing, and oral hygiene. Home care aides usually assist… Full Answer

Acetic acid in wound care?

The antibacterial effect of acetic acid against multiple antibiotic resistant strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from nosocomial wound infection would be one reason for its use in a wound. Full Answer

Bathing a wound?

If a wound is not very deep it can be taken care of at home. Make sure to rinse the wound of any debris, then apply peroxide. When it is finished bubbling, dry and apply OTC antibiotic cream, followed by… Full Answer