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bandage

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

n. a piece of material, in the form of a pad or strip, applied to a wound or used to bind around an injured or diseased part of the body.

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bandage

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 9 words.

XVI. — F. bandage, f. bande BAND; see -AGE.

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bandage

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 97 words.

A pad or strip of material that may be wrapped around an injured or diseased body part to stop bleeding or to hold a dressing or splint in place. An elastic bandage (called a compression...

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pressure bandage

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Bandage used to compress tissues and reduce swelling.

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pressure bandage

Michael Kent.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine. 10 words.

Bandage used to compress tissues and reduce swelling.

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spiral bandage

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A bandage wound round a part of the body, overlapping the previous section at each turn.

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T bandage

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A T-shaped bandage used for the perineum and sometimes the head.

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spiral bandage

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 18 words.

a bandage wound round a part of the body, overlapping the previous section at each turn.

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spiral bandage

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 18 words.

a bandage wound round a part of the body, overlapping the previous section at each turn.

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suspensory bandage

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

A bandage arranged to support a hanging part of the body. Examples include a sling used to hold an injured lower jaw in position and a bandage used to support the scrotum in various...

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suspensory bandage

Edited by Elizabeth Martin.

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 42 words.

a bandage arranged to support a hanging part of the body. Examples include a sling used to hold an injured lower jaw in position and a bandage used to support the scrotum in various...

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Gibson bandage

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

[K. C. Gibson (1849–1925), US dentist] A bandage for stabilizing a fracture of the mandible.

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Gibson bandage

Edited by Robert Ireland.

in A Dictionary of Dentistry

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry. 18 words.

[K. C. Gibson (1849–1925), US dentist] A bandage for stabilizing a fracture of the mandible.

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suspensory bandage

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 42 words.

a bandage arranged to support a hanging part of the body. Examples include a sling used to hold an injured

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Esmarch's bandage

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

(ess-marks)

a rubber or elastic bandage that is wound tightly around a limb in order to force blood out from an area in which an operation is to be performed in a blood-free field....

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T bandage n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 14 words.

a T-shaped bandage used for the perineum and sometimes the head.

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spiral bandage n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 20 words.

a bandage wound round a part of the body, overlapping the previous section at each turn.

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suspensory bandage n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 19 words.

a bandage arranged to support a hanging part of the body, such as the scrotum.

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suspensory bandage n.

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 19 words.

a bandage arranged to support a hanging part of the body, such as the scrotum.

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T bandage n.

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 14 words.

a T-shaped bandage used for the perineum and sometimes the head.

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spiral bandage n.

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 20 words.

a bandage wound round a part of the body, overlapping the previous section at each turn.

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