Wuhan Davis first Medical Technology Co., Ltd.


Application and Nursing Procedure of VSD for Treating Deep Burn Wound

Zhao Lei


Sichuan Peoples Hospital, Sichuan Academy of Medical Sciences


Objective: To explore application of VSD for treating deep burn wound, and to summarize nursing procedures.


Methods: VSD technology was taken to treat burn wound in 20 cases with deep burn. Meanwhile, preoperative nursing was taken; after operative, all patients were given constant vacuum suction, drainage tube management, infection prevention, skin nursing and pain management, etc.


Results: All these 20 cases were cured and left hospital after 20 to 45 days.


Conclusion: VSD technology can reduce wound infection, promote granulation growth and wound healing; close observation and correct nursing can guarantee the effective vacuum drainage that shorten curative time and relieve pain of patient.