Mosby's PDQ for Wound Care

By

  • . Mosby

Use this handy, durable resource in providing quality wound care! Comprehensive and precise, this guide covers wound assessment, wound care, and wound healing in acute, long-term, and home care settings. Eye-catching photographs show various wound types at different stages, and tables and charts clearly depict assessment and treatment information. A practical approach to care includes a focus on patient teaching and helping patients handle anxiety and pain.
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Book information

  • Published: August 2008
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-05667-0


Table of Contents

  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Skin
  • Emotional Impact of Wounds
  • Physiology of Wound Healing
  • Wound Classification and Staging
  • Wound Assessment
  • Wound Care and Treatments
  • Treatment of Common Wound Types
  • Documentation
  • Patient Teaching
  • Glossary