Incorporating Exercise as an Integral Part of Wound Management

This article will examine the benefits of exercise for patients living with nonhealing, chronic wounds in an attempt to assist the practitioner in developing safe, effective exercise programs for their patients. Additionally, the benefits of incorporating measurable outcomes into an exercise prescription will be discussed.

Debridement of Chronic Wounds: A Review of Past & Present Treatment Strategies

As the discovery and evolution of antibiotics continues to increase survival, there has also arisen a corresponding increased need for creative and practical patient care management. Accordingly, progress in the care of diseases associated with chronic wounds, such as diabetes and venous insufficiency, has increased the demand for...

Caring for Bariatric Surgery Patients in the Wound Clinic

This article will assist the wound care specialist in identifying who might be eligible for such surgery and the postsurgical conditions that could present in the wound clinic after referring patients for bariatric procedures.

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