many-tailed bandage


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many-tailed bandage

A bandage with split ends used for the trunk and limbs; a piece of roller to which slips are stitched in an imbricated fashion.
See: four-tailed bandage; Scultetus, Johannes
See also: bandage

Scultetus,

(originally Schultes), Johann, German surgeon, 1595-1645.
Scultetus bandage - applied to the thorax or abdomen. Synonym(s): many-tailed bandage
Scultetus binder
Scultetus position - supine position on an inclined plane, with head low.