Idea Exchange: Color-coded bandages clear up confusion

Idea Exchange: Color-coded bandages clear up confusion

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Jan 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff

To reduce confusion, we use red elastic bandages on patients that have intravenous catheters and will be staying in the hospital and green elastic bandages on patients that have had their catheters removed and are ready to go home.

The staff at Ingersoll Veterinary Services
Ingersoll, Ontario