Comprehensive wound management / Glenn L. Irion.

Author
Irion, Glenn, 1955- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
Thorofare, NJ : SLACK Inc., c2010.
Description
362 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm.

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"Take your wound management and treatment skills to the next level with Comprehensive Wound Management, Second Edition. Both physical therapy students and practicing clinicians of varying wound experience will be well prepared to identify and treat a variety of wounds beyond those covered in traditional textbooks such as pressure, neuropathic, venous, and arterial ulcers." "Comprehensive Wound Management, Second Edition by Dr. Glenn Irion is a unique text that covers the spectrum of acute and chronic wounds. This encompassing text includes full color images, as well as chapter discussions on each type of intervention, prevention strategies, and administrative concerns that impact the delivery of wound management services."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Unit I. Basic Science -- Ch. 1. Anatomy and Physiology of Skin -- Ch. 2. Normal Wound Healing -- Ch. 3. Abnormal Wound Healing -- Ch. 4. Nutrition -- Unit II. The Patient -- Ch. 5. History Taking and Tests and Measures -- Ch. 6. Physical Examination -- Unit III. The Wound -- Ch. 7. Etiologies of Common Wounds -- Ch. 8. Assessing Wounds -- Unit IV. Interventions -- Ch. 9. Infection Control -- Ch. 10. Pain Control -- Ch. 11. Wound Bed Preparation -- Ch. 12. Dressings -- Ch. 13. Scar Management -- Ch. 14. Adjunct Interventions -- Ch. 15. Thermal Injuries -- Ch. 16. Special Cases -- Unit V. Nonpatient Interventions -- Ch. 17. Documentation -- Ch. 18. Plan of Care -- Ch. 19. Regulations, Reimbursement, and Psychosocial Issues -- App. Wound Care Resources.
ISBN
  • 9781556428333 (hardcover)
  • 1556428332 (hardcover)
LCCN
2009025821
OCLC
416215968
RCP
C - S

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