Quick Reference to Wound Care

ISBN-10: 0763755834

ISBN-13: 9780763755836

Edition: 3rd 2009 (Revised)

Authors: Pamela Brown
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Description: Quick Reference to Wound Care, Third Edition is the perfect reference for any nursing professional dealing with wound care. This text thoroughly covers the topic of wound care, outlines the most comm

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Book details

List price: $314.85
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date: 5/7/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 238
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.056
Language: English

Acknowledgments
Contributors
Introduction
Assessment and Documentation
Initial Wound Assessment and Communication
Medical History
Wound History
Assessment and Documentation for Wounds: A Step-by-Step Process
Wound Classification
Wound Staging
Wound Location and Dimensions
Wound Bed
Wound Odor
Wound Drainage
Wound Margins
Periwound Skin
Pain
Basics of Wound Management
Normal Healing Process
Structures of the Skin
Wound Healing Process
Basics of Wound Management
Causative Factors
Systemic Support
Principles of Topical Therapy
Clean, No-Touch Wound Care in the Home
Wound Care Solutions You Can Mix at Home
Case Study
Suggested Nutrient-Rich Foods for Wound Healing
High-Calorie/High-Protein Ideas
Debridement Choices for Chronic Wounds
Wound Treatments
Traditional Gauze Dressings
Impregnated Gauzes
Alginates
Antimicrobials
Foams
Hydrocolloids
Hydrofibers
Hydrogels
Transparent Films
Enzymatic Debriders
Growth Factors
Biosynthetics
Collagen
Related Wound Treatments
Composites
Compression Wraps
Resources/Manufacturer's List
Patient Guide: Santyl, Accuzyme, Panafil, and Iodoflex Pad and Iodosorb Gel
Wound Types Commonly Seen by Health Care Professionals
Pressure Ulcers
Etiology
Assessment
Prevention
Treatment Choices
Case Study
Patient Guide: AHCPR Pressure Ulcer Treatment Guidelines for the Patient
Arterial Ulcers
Etiology
Assessment
Treatment Choices
Prevention
Case Study
Patient Guide: Guidelines for Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease
Venous Stasis Ulcers
Etiology
Assessment
Treatment Choices
Expected Outcomes
Prevention
Case Study
Lower Leg Ulcers with Mixed Disease
Etiology
Assessment
Treatment Choices
Prevention
Case Study
Diabetic Neuropathic Foot Ulcers
Etiology
Charcot Foot
Assessment
Treatment Choices
Prevention
Nail Care
Case Study
Skin Tears
Etiology
Assessment
Prevention
Treatment Choices
Case Study
Surgical Wounds and Radiation Burns
Surgical Wounds
Radiation Burns
Issues Specific to Home Health and Skilled Facilities
Documentation and Compliance in Home Health Care
Documentation and Compliance in Skilled Nursing Facilities
You Are Not Alone in Wound Care
Free CEUs/Library Sources
Professional Organizations and Web Sites
Glossary
Quick Assessment of Leg Ulcers
Algorithm to Determine Wound Etiology
Index
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