Sterile Procedures - Welcome - Nursing 411
(3) Put on sterile gloves and mask. i. Remove Inner Dressings. (1) Grasp the edge of the top inner dressing with the forceps and gently roll the dressing off the wound. (a) Point the tips of the forceps downward. (b) If the dressing sticks to the wound, moisten the dressing with sterile water to soften surface of wound.