Medical Dressing

Properly applied gauze, bandages, tape, and other medical dressings can stem bleeding, prevent infection, promote healing, and limit scarring. Learn where to get the right medical dressing supplies and accessories.

Medical dressing supplies include:

  • Sterile gauze
  • Adhesive and nonadhesive bandages
  • Elastic bandages and tape
  • Wound cleansers
  • Antiseptics


Looking for a provider of medical dressings in your area?


  • Related Articles

    Sound advice to your questions from Dr. Marion, Ph.D., Geriatric Care Manager

    [ more ]
  • Tips for Safe Medication Use and Storage
    This list offers suggestions for safely managing, storing and using medications.

    [ more ]
  • Home Care Schedule and Activities Record
    Use this form to provide instructions to a caregiver and to document what occurred during the shift.

    [ more ]



To prevent falls, carry only small batches at a time and make sure you can see your feet as you walk.