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Best of 2018

  • Creator:   ASCW
  • Updated:   11/28/2018
  • Contains:  10 items
A collection of the best ASWC articles from 2018.

Burn Wounds

  • Updated:   12/21/2018
  • Contains:  10 items
Burn-related wounds can be complex, depending on the type of burn-related injury, severity, location, and the extent. After reading these articles, you will have a better understanding of the pathophysiology of burn wounds. Topical dressings, education, rehabilitation, and psychosocial interventions should be carefully customized to meet the needs of the burn patient.

Deep Tissue Injury

  • Updated:   12/1/2017
  • Contains:  4 items
A collection of articles to discuss deep tissue injury from clinical, epidemiological, and bioengineering perspectives

Diabetic Foot Ulcers

  • Creator:   woo
  • Updated:   8/23/2018
  • Contains:  7 items
Diabetic foot ulcers are common. This collection highlights new evidence on the management of diabetic foot ulcers

Heel Ulcers

  • Updated:   12/1/2017
  • Contains:  4 items
Why are heel ulcers so common? Read this collection to learn more about this condition and its treatment.

Online Exclusives

  • Updated:   12/21/2018
  • Contains:  7 items

Palliative Care

  • Creator:   Woo
  • Updated:   12/1/2017
  • Contains:  4 items
This is a collection of articles on the essentials of palliative care.

Periwound Skin Damage

  • Updated:   12/1/2017
  • Contains:  3 items
Although often ignored, periwound skin damage can increase pain and slow down wound healing. There are a number of ways to maintain healthy skin.

Pressure Ulcer Documentation

  • Creator:   Editor
  • Updated:   12/1/2017
  • Contains:  3 items
The new MDS for pressure ulcer documentation is based on new framework that is consistant with National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel recommendations. These changes can be confusing. This collection of articles will provide an overview of the new regulations for accurate and complete documentation of wounds.

Scars

  • Updated:   12/18/2017
  • Contains:  11 items
From postsurgical scarring to keloids, read this collection for the latest on scar formation and treatment.

Skin Integrity and Skin Failure

  • Updated:   7/20/2018
  • Contains:  10 items
What is skin failure? What factors promote skin integrity, especially in older adults? Read this collection to learn more.

Skin Temperature and Imaging

  • Updated:   12/1/2017
  • Contains:  9 items
What can the basic indicators of skin tell us? How can the latest technology help us diagnose infection, and prevent problems before they start? Read this collection for all the latest information.

Venous Leg Ulcers

  • Updated:   12/1/2017
  • Contains:  5 items
A collection of succinct and precise summary of assessment and treatment of venous leg ulcers.

Wound Infection

  • Creator:   editor
  • Updated:   10/19/2018
  • Contains:  11 items
Wound infection is a common problem. This collection will address the following clinical questions: What is wound infection? Why do we need to treat wound infection? How to diagnose wound infection? When to treat wound infection? What can be used to treat wound infection?

Wound Pain

  • Creator:   editor
  • Updated:   12/1/2017
  • Contains:  8 items
Pain is common but devastating to people living with chronic wounds. This collection of articles provides comprehensive information on approaches to wound pain.