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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Glazer
19 years experience in Podiatry
Wound care: The question is rather general so let me give you a general response. First, you want to stabilize any infection, second you want to promote wound bed ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience in General Surgery
Wound care: Coloplast sheets can be helpful. Wound care needs a team and frequent visits. As your wound heals, the products used will likely be changed and modifi ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Protective: Primarily used to protect the surrounding tissues have little effect on promoting healing of the primary wound.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience in General Surgery
Monitoring wound: Wound care involves examining/assess the wound: measurements, factors that impact healing, blood supply, infection, pain, location, depth, venous pres ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Forbes
15 years experience in Wound care
WOCN: The first step is to become an rn. Then you will be eligible to train as a specialized wound ostomy and continence nurse (wocn). For more informatio ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
41 years experience in Wound care
Wound care.: I'm not really sure what you are asking. If you want wound care to be performed at home, you can ask home healthcare nursing agencies. Most home care ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
Many specialties: There are many different types of doctors who deal with wounds including family practice, internal medicine and surgeons. However, those of us that d ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience in Wound care
Wound professionals: It is not clear what you mean by a "wound technician". There are multiple opportunities with wound care under many different professions.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience in Wound care
Dressings: Primary is what is on the wound directly; secondary is what is on top of the primary dressing.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in Wound care
Job description: While nurse are extraordinarily skilled and integral to wound healing, they are not trained to establish a diagnosis.They assess the wound by evaluati ... Read More
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