Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy! Second Edition covers fundamental wound care principles and procedures, using a light-hearted, entertaining style. Coverage begins with skin anatomy and physiology, wound progression and healing, and factors that can delay or complicate healing. Subsequent chapters cover wound assessment and monitoring and wound care planning, procedures, and products. The book includes eight pages of full-color illustrations, intervention algorithms for diabetic, arterial, and venous ulcers, and eye-catching logos that emphasize key points. This new edition includes coverage of malignant wounds and palliative care. A new logo highlights considerations for special populations, including pediatric, geriatric, and bariatric patients.Dehiscence and evisceration Dehiscence is most likely to occur when collagen fibers arena#39;t mature enough to hold ... Abdominal wounds are more likely to dehisce and eviscerate than thoracic wounds. ... unplanned injury to the skin that y- * can range from minor (such as a skinned knee) to severe (such as * 2:a gunshotanbsp;...
|Title||:||Wound Care Made Incredibly Easy!|
|Author||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2007|