Secondary Logo

Journal Logo

Venous Leg Ulcers

  • Updated:   12/30/2021
  • Contains:  17 items
A collection of succinct and precise summary of assessment and treatment of venous leg ulcers.
CE Test

Does pH Influence the Bacterial Profile of Chronic Lesions? An Analysis of Venous Ulcer Samples

Rabello Sergio, Fernanda; Caldas Santos, Nathália; Andrade Silveira, Isabelle; More

Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 35(1):30-36, January 2022.

Best Practice Recommendations for the Prevention and Treatment of Venous Leg Ulcers: Update 2006

Burrows, Cathy; Miller, Rob; Townsend, Debbie; More

Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 20(11):611-621, November 2007.

Recommendations based on expert opinion, patient preference and available best evidence for the management of venous leg ulcers. From assessment to system changes to optimize patient management.

Recognizing and Managing Venous Leg Ulcers

Sieggreen, Mary Y.; Kline, Ronald A.

Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 17(6):302-311, July/August 2004.

A comprehensive review of venous stasis disease including pathophysiology and treatment. There are a number of differential diagnoses that should be considered. The authors discussed the advantages and disadvantages of elastic and inelastic (rigid) compression systems. The article also includes key points for patient education: it is about compression for life.