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Center for Professional Practice of Nursing

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing

Wound V.A.C. dressing change

Prepare for dressing change

Assess need for premedication for pain

Gather materials:

  • Info V.A.C. Pump
  • V.A.C. canister
  • V.A.C. Dressing Kit
  • Scissors
  • Skin Protectant
  • 4x4 gauze
  • Saline for irrigation
  • Non-sterile gloves
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