Archive June 2017 XVIII, No. 6

Ideas That Work: Slip Pants Over Foot Bandage

slide pants over a foot bandage LET IT SLIDE Use the bag from the patient's surgical shoe to slide her pants over a foot bandage.

Slip Pants Over Foot Bandage

Not everyone remembers to wear loose-fitting pants to a foot surgery. How can you get those pants up over a bulky foot bandage or pins without disturbing them? Here's a quick fix. Pull a clean bag over the foot and you'll be able to slide those pants on with ease. You could use the bag from the patient's

Lisa Ertle, BA, RN
Surgicare of Oradell (N.J.)
lertle@sovms.com

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