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 full color design with color images, a new chapter on burn management, and a new chapter on hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Technological advances covered include ultrasound for wound debridement, laser treatments, and a single-patient-use disposable device for delivering pulsed radio frequency.

Key Features:-

  • NEW! Chapter on burn management
  • NEW! Chapter on hyperbaric oxygen therapy
  • NEW! Full color design with full color images
  • Chapter on wound pain management presents the latest evidence on wound pain as well as pharmaceutica
  • Chapter on negative pressure wound therapy sets forth step-by-step procedures that show how to use t
  • Coverage of technologic advances such as the use of ultrasound for wound debridement, laser, and a s

More Details about Wound Care A Collaborative Practice Manual for Health Professionals

General Information  
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearOctober 2011