Injury wounds


CSP: bodily injury caused by physical means, with disruption of the normal continuity of structures.,MEDLINEPLUS: <p>Wounds include cuts, scrapes, scratches and punctured skin. They often occur as a result of an accident or <a href=''>injury</a>, but surgical incisions, sutures, and stitches also cause wounds. Minor wounds usually aren't serious, but even cuts and scrapes require care. To avoid infection and aid healing</p><ul><li>Apply pressure with a clean cloth to stop bleeding</li><li> Clean the wound with water</li><li> Use an antibiotic ointment to prevent infection</li><li> Bandage the wound if it's in an area that might get dirty</li><li> Watch for swelling and redness</li><li> Get a <a href=''>tetanus</a> booster if you are due for one</li></ul><p>Serious and infected wounds require medical attention. You should also seek attention if the wound is deep, if you cannot close it yourself, if you cannot stop th

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