A unique combination foundational textbook and full-color atlas of wound healing - offering the benefits of both type of reference
Text and Atlas of Wound Diagnosis and Treatment, Second Edition delivers outstanding visual guidance and clear, step-by-step instruction on caring for patients with wounds. Utilizing more than 700 full-color illustrations and easy-to-follow, concise text, this unique learning text also includes complete discussion of evidence-based concepts of wound treatment, making it perfect for board preparation.
Each chapter follows a similar design with consistent headings; brief bulleted text; and numerous, high-quality illustrations. Learning aids include case studies, chapter objectives, assessment guidelines, chapter references, chapter summaries, end-of-chapter board-style review questions.
Entry-level students in all medical professions (doctors, podiatrists, physician assistants, nurses, physical therapists, and occupational therapists) will find this an essential text for understanding the multi-disciplinary approach to caring for patients with wounds.
-Extremely detailed captions accompany each illustration-Unique foundational textbook approach enhanced by outstanding full-color illustrations-NEW! NPTE-style review questions at the end of each chapter and case studies
Rose Hamm, PT, RPT is a Certified Wound Specialist and Physical Therapy; Assistant Professor, USC University of Southern California, University Hospital.