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Venous, Arterial or Mixed Ulcer...How Do I Know For Sure? - WCEI Blog
Proper assessment is essential for differentiating between venous ulcers, arterial ulcers and mixed etiology. Learn the characteristics here.
What is the Braden Scale?
The Braden Scale for Predicting Pressure Sore Risk was developed during a Robert Wood Johnson Teaching Nursing Home project and while writing an NIH proposal to study pressure ulcer risk factors. T…
WoundRounds Free Webinar - PUSH Tool for Monitoring Pressure Ulcer Healing: A Practical Guide
The Pressure Ulcer Scale for Healing (PUSH Tool) monitors wound healing over time. Learn how your facility can use this tool to improve patient care. Wound O...
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Wound Care Challenge: Skin Folds and Intertriginous Dermatitis (ITD) - WCEI Blog
What causes ITD and what are the best ways to treat it? Learn how to identify and treat intertriginous dermatitis within skin folds among obese patients.
Advanced VAC Therapy: When is the Right Time to Step Up Your Game? - WCEI Blog
A clinical nurse specialist describes how Negative Pressure Wound Therapy with Instillation has made a difference in her wound care practice.
Top Wound Measurement Techniques - WCEI Blog
We explore the practice of linear wound measurement as well as undermining and tunneling. Read on to see if your wound skills measure up.
Exudate: The Type and Amount Is Telling You Something - WCEI Blog
Wound care practitioners can tell a lot by looking a wound's exudate. Learn how to decipher what the exudate is telling you!
The Truth About Wound Vacs Powerful Healing Properties
Wound VACs (vacuum assisted closure) are something rarely placed in the emergency department, however I have had several patients come into the ER with a wound vac already placed. As an ER nurse wound vacs were not in my training so I definitely had a little panic moment the first time a patient came…
Nine Wound Care Documentation Pitfalls to Avoid - WCEI Blog
Lawsuits often are settled out of court because the medical record is not defensible. Watch out for these 9 common wound care documentation pitfalls.