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Wound Care

1st Edition

By Kelly Ryan


78 pages

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Paperback: 9780273768838
pub: 2013-02-26
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Ideal for quick reference in any ward or community environment, this pocket-sized (120x80mm), spiral-bound book in the popular Nursing & Health Survival guide series puts all the crucial information on wound care at your fingertips.

It includes all you need to know on:

  • Wound assessment
  • Wound conditions
  • Treatment and dressing choice
  • Pressure ulcers and prevention
  • Healing factors and risk assessment

And much more…

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Factors that Influence Wound Healing 3. Physical, Psychological and Social Impact of Wounds 4. Wound Assessment 5. Treatment Plan 6. Dressing Choice 7. Wound Types 8. Overgranulation 9. Skin Tears 10. Infection Control/Handwashing 11. Patient Case Study 12. Record Keeping 13. Pressure Area Care 14. Incident Reporting 15. Patient Referral: Multi-Disciplinary Working

About the Series

Nursing and Health Survival Guides

These handy pocket-sized books equip the nursing and healthcare student with all the essential information and tips they need whilst studying and on placement. Concise and ideal for quick reference, they cover key areas from clinical skills, through drugs in use and infection control, to health promotion and palliative care.

Offering quick and easy access to selected survival guides, the Nursing and Health Survival Guide app is now available for your smartphone or tablet!

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Health Care Delivery
MEDICAL / Nursing / General