Wound Care

Links to documents giving advice on wound care after Mohs surgery, skin cancer (Australia’s most common cancer) and other skin treatments at our skin clinic - Perth wide and in the Southwest.


Mohs surgery and other skin treatments, Oxford Day Surgery & Dermatology, WA

Post-surgery wound care advice:


Wound Care: Post Laser Treatment for Lip

How to remove and replace your Bactigras (a Vaseline soaked gauze to prevent lip oozing) following CO2 treatment
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Wound Care: Graft Wound Care - Full Thickness

How to look after the graft site after full thickness Grafting, including what to do in the event of bleeding, infection and pain.
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Wound Care: Graft Wound Care - Split Thickness

How to ensure your wound site is taken care of after a split thickness grafting, including what to do in the event of bleeding, infection and pain.
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Wound Care: Open Wound Care

Step by step guidance on how to treat your open wound and spot signs of infection.
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Wound Care: Sutured Wound Care

Step by step guidance on how to treat your sutured wound after 3 days, including what to do in the event of bleeding, infection and pain.
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Wound Care: Eye Wound Care

How to treat pain and bleeding until your appointment with an ophthalmologist.
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Wound Care: Fixomull

Minimal interference techniques of your Fixomull or Hypafix wound dressing following laser treatment.
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Wound Care: Dissolving Suture

Steps for washing over your dissolving suture steri-strips after two days with the dressing in place.
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Wound Care: Cantharadin Treatment

How to care for your wound after wart treatment.
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Wound Care: Two stage Flap Repair

How to treat pain and bleeding until your appointment with the nursing staff.
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Wound Care: Early Scar Management

A guide to help soften and improve scars.
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Wound Care: Patient Information Sheet Topical Treatment of Staph Aureus

A step by step guide on treatment following nasal swabs.
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