Wound Care

Wound Care

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Designed for health care professionals in multiple disciplines and clinical settings, this comprehensive, evidence-based wound care text provides basic and advanced information on wound healing and therapies and emphasizes clinical decision-making. The text integrates the latest scientific findings with principles of good wound care and provides a complete set of current, evidence-based practices. This edition features a new chapter on wound pain management and a chapter showing how to use negative pressure therapy on many types of hard-to-heal wounds. Technological advances covered include ultrasound for wound debridement, laser treatments, and a single-patient-use disposable device for delivering pulsed radio frequency.A Collaborative Practice Manual Carrie Sussman, Barbara M. Bates-Jensen ... Repeated immersion and exposure to the whirlpool water may lead to colonization of P aeruginosa despite drying of the skin surface ... Considerable documentation in the literature shows that when the bacterial content of an ulcer exceeds 10Adanbsp;...

Title:Wound Care
Author:Carrie Sussman, Barbara M. Bates-Jensen
Publisher:Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2007


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