Cohesive Elastic Bandages
Cohesive Elastic Bandages may be a Better ChoiceA cohesive elastic bandage is a "stretchable bandage used to create localized pressure". Elastic bandages are commonly used to treat muscle sprains and strains by reducing the flow of blood to a particular area by the application of even stable pressure which can restrict swelling at the place of injury. Cohesive Elastic banadages are self-adhering which makes application quick. This type of bandage sticks to itself but not to skin or other materials.
The cohesive elastic bandage provides support for injured areas yet allows for easy removability and repositioning. There is no need to use pins or clips, which can pierce or poke an injury, while using fast, convenient cohesive elastic banadages. The cohesive elastic bandage makes checking on the injury quick and easy, yet maintains adhesion.