Who invented the ace bandage?

Answer A group of scientists at Becton Dickinson Corporation developed the ACE bandage in 1914. The name ACE stands for "All Cotton Elastic," a name selected after a nationwide contest held by Becton Dick... Read More »

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What is done to prevent a bandage from shifting in place when applying an emergency bandage to the head?

Wrap the bandage at least once underneath the chin and back around the head to keep it in place.

How to Bandage Toenails?

A hurt toenail affects most actions that you make due to the fact that you use your feet so often every single day. Whether you injured yourself playing sports, tore your nail or had it crushed thr... Read More »

How to Apply a Bandage?

Skinned your knee? Sliced your finger? Follow these basic how-tos to become a pro at taking care of minor injuries.

Eye bandage question?

You should keep it on for about 10-14 days. Eye injury can cause someone to need one.