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Wound Pouch Saddlebag Technique

Although Eakin Wound Pouches come in a wide range of sizes, there are times when the Pouch size is not sufficient to accommodate an extremely large wound.

Although Eakin Wound Pouches come in a wide range of sizes, there are times when the Pouch size is not sufficient to accommodate an extremely large wound. In these instances it is necessary to join two Pouches together, known as the ‘saddlebag technique’. This video begins by demonstrating how first to combine the two tracing guides, to affix the Pouches together and then apply to the wound with the help of Eakin Cohesive® Skin Barriers to ‘pictureframe’ the wound and provide a perfectly secure fit.
 
Please click on the image on the right to view the video.