Talc Powder in ICU - page 2

Have there been any definite negatives on the use of Talc powder on patients in ICU? This especially applies to Vented and trached patients.... Read More

  1. by   prmenrs
    "...I cringe when I see people put it in SCD's!"

    I am not familiar w/the acronym "SCD". Could you please enlighten me? Thanks.
  2. by   dfk
    basically venodynes.. serial compression devices.. they are used for people who are mostly bedridden.. they are used to circulate the blood so peeps don't get clots.. (any more than they may already have...)