wound infection

The effective and efficient management of wound infections is one of the most important skills for the wound care professional to master. Regardless of any other intervention that is applied, no matter how sophisticated, a wound will not properly heal if an untreated infection is present.

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Read our article series:  Wound Care Education –  Wound Infection

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Articles – Biofilms

  1. Biofilms: hard to detect, easy to underestimate, but most definitely here to stay
  2. Biofilms made easy

Wound Infection Guidelines

  1. Management of wound infection
  2. Identifying criteria for wound infection
  3. Wound infection in clinical practice: an international consensus

Videos and e-media

  1. Chronic wounds: the roles of MMPs, ROSs, and bacteria on inflammation

Wound Infection Images

  1. Infected and necrotic toes

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