Avoiding chronicity is the goal of wound care professionals everywhere but doing so is rarely easy and not always possible. Understanding the underlying pathologies that led to wound development is a good starting point; however, resolving those issues can lead to the progression of wound healing.
When assessing a wound, clinicians should ensure they obtain a complete patient history, including medications, past history of wounds, comorbid conditions, social conditions that could prevent or slow healing, and any other factors that can affect wound healing.
This webinar will review strategies to encourage wound closure, including:
Participants in this webinar will learn how to address the factors that lead to wound chronicity and review steps for implementing interventions to help overcome obstacles to wound closure.