A Full-Color Illustrated Guide to On-The-Spot Wound Care!
Richly illustrated with full-color illustrations that facilitate diagnosis and speed the right treatment, this pocket-sized quick reference delivers all the essential information surgeons need to know for on-the-spot wound care management. Trusted by physicians and healthcare workers around the world, the Step-by-Step method has proven its effectiveness in helping to make quick and accurate decisions on every aspect of wound care and healing.
- CD-ROM contains more than 100 photographs
- Wide in scope: from burns, pressure sores, trauma, ulcers, diabetic wounds, surgical wounds, amputations, complex wounds, this pocket-sized full-color guide covers it all
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Sylvie Meaume, MD is Head Gerontologic Unit, Assistance Publique, Hopiteaux
de Paris, Hopital Charles Foix
Luc Teot, MD is from the Burns and Plastic Unit, Hopital Lapeyronie, France
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Definition: Rationales for Debridement
Types of Debridements
When to Debride and When not to Debride
Types of Wound Shape
Types of Tissues to Be Debrided
Types of Etiologies