Doctors' Orders: When are stitches needed?
Dr. Matthew Blair, Medical Director, Children's Hospital Urgent Care
Doctors' Orders is an ongoing series featuring articles from the experts at East Tennessee Children's Hospital. Kids love to play. Between playgrounds, sports fields, and the ins-and-outs of everyday activities, bumps and scrapes can happen. Every once in a while medical attention is needed. Here are some common questions we get from parents about stitches, scrapes and scratches. How do I ...