- A dressing of ichthyol and glycerine should be employed for a few days. - "Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition.", Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson.
- Allow this to almost dry, and then sprinkle on talcum powder which smooths over the dry varnish of ichthyol. - "The Mother and Her Child", William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler.