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Clinical Guide to Skin and Wound Care

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  • Description

    Publisher’s Note:   Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product.

    Accelerate your skin and wound care with the Clinical Guide to Skin and Wound Care, Seventh Edition.

    This compact and sensibly organized guide is vital to providing optimal care. Look forward to:

    • Updated advice on skin care products helps you make the right choices.

    • Current documentation regulations, so that you can properly illustrate wound healing.

    • New chapters on lymphedema and best practices.
    • Profiles of more than 300 products, in A to Z organization for easy identification.

    • Benchmark outcomes help you take your care to the next level... and more.














     

    You’ll accurately assess, plan, and monitor wound care using the most current, best nursing practices.

    This useful resource will help both clinicians and institutions deliver wound care that's both appropriate for patient needs and cost-effective for the institution.

    Featuring important new information on documentation regulations, including helpful checklists, and offering take-away highlights in every chapter, this useful resource also provides new content on lymphedema management guidelines, negative pressure wound therapy, and capturing data using today's media capabilities.

    Part 1 covers the fundamentals of skin and wound care, including assessment, treatment, prevention, nutrition, and documentation.  From identifying patients at risk for wounds to achieving compliance for self-care, this is the companion you’ll rely on day after day. You’ll gain a deeper understanding of chronic wounds, accurately interpret lab values and adapt your care, develop a proper skin and wound care formulary, expertly manage tissue load, and understand and apply the wound care regulatory process.

    Part 2 offers profiles and photos of hundreds of skin and wound care products, all categorized and alphabetized for easy reference.  You’ll find a wealth of NEW advice on the skin care products you use most, including cleansers, moisture barriers, antifungal and antimicrobial treatments, therapeutic moisturizers, liquid skin protectants, and others.

     

    The Seventh edition ofClinical Guide to Skin and Wound Care also includes a full-color wound photo section, wound checklists, and much more.

  • Specs
    Edition
    7
    ISBN/ISSN
    9781609136796
    Product Format
    HC-Spiral
    Trim Size
    5 x 8
    Pages
    624
    Illustration
    300
    Table
    0
    Publication Date
    June 1, 2012
    Weight
    1.35
  • About The Author(s)
    Cathy Thomas Hess RN, BSN, CWOCN
    President & Director, Clinical Operations Wound Care Strategies, Inc.
  • Features
    • NEW: Important new content on documentation regulations
    • NEW: Chapter on lymphedema featuring best practices
    • NEW: Checklists chapter
    • Profiles of more than 300 products in alphabetical organization

     

  • Table of contents

    Contents

     

    Preface

     

    Part I: Mastering skin and wound care

    Chapter 1        Skin care and wound prevention strategies

    Chapter 2        Assessing documenting chronic wounds

    Chapter 3        Understanding and managing chronic wounds

    Chapter 4        Best practices for managing the effects of lymphedema

    Chapter 5        Laboratory values in chronic wound management

    Chapter 6        Harnessing technology: EMR checklists and operational compliance

     

    Part II: Skin and wound care products

    Skin care products

    Dressings and devices

                Alginates

                Antimicrobials

                Collagens

                Composites

                Contact layers

                Foams

                Hydrocolloids

                Hydrogels

                Negative pressure wound therapy

                Specialty absorptives

                Surgical supplies, miscellaneous

                Transparent films

                Wound fillers

                Other products

    Drugs

     

    Part 3: Additional dressings and products

     

    Appendices

    Manufacturer resource guide

    Selected references

    Index

  • Review
  • Questions and Answers
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