Mild Edema –
Dilution – approx. 9 oz. per gallon solution (Using a 33 index) Use Dilution Calculator for all other index’s
Repeat as necessary. Use professional judgment, but approximately 1 gal for every 50 lb. of body weight should be considered.
*Some manufacturers suggest against the use of Epsom Salt, but I’ve never had an issue with all the most popular machines on the market.
Semi-lunar incision – allows gravity to drain edema from head, face and neck.
Elevate decedent – as vertical as possible allows gravity to work best.