Cuts & Grazes

by Maliha

 
Step 1

Stop any bleeding by applying pressure to the area using clean materials.

 
 
Step 2

If the cut is to a hand or arm, raise it above their head to help reduce the flow of blood.

 
 
Step 3

If the injury is to a leg, lie down and raise it above the level of their heart.

 
 
Step 4

When it has stopped bleeding, clean it.

 
 
Step 5

Cover it with dressing.

 
 
Step 6

If you think there is any infection, see a health care professional.

 

Still suffering? Please call the emergency services!

 
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