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 ... For example, in the home setting, a non-professional caregiver may monitor the wound attributes, but a nurse or physical therapist, assesses the findings.
|Author||:||Carrie Sussman, Barbara M. Bates-Jensen|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2007|