plaster bandage


A roller bandage impregnated with plaster of Paris and applied moist to make a rigid dressing for a fracture or diseased joint.

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Historical Examples of plaster bandage

  • Cover the limb with oiled silk, or with a plaster-bandage of emplastrum de minio.

    Zoonomia, Vol. II

    Erasmus Darwin