The nurse is caring for a client who was involved in a motor vehicle accident.The client was thrown from the vehicle and has several areas where skin appears to have

The nurse is caring for a client who was involved in a motor vehicle accident.The client was thrown from the vehicle and has several areas where skin appears to have been scraped away.The nurse identifies the wounds as abrasions.Which statement is true about this type of wounds?
1)They are much like burns and take an extended period of time to heal.
2)They involve deep tissue and can cause muscle and bone infection.
3)They are generally superficial and will heal quickly if kept clean.
4)They will require systemic antibiotics for treatment of infection.


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