Understanding wound management guidelines will help you to understand the etiologic factors to wounds and also includes systemic support for wound healing. Understanding principle based topical therapy will help you to choose the correct therapy for the different wounds- i.e. healing, non-healing necrotic and infected. Understanding wound edges- Epibole and hypergranulation tissue in the wound base will require different treatment for wound healing.
MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN,
WOC Nurse Instructor and Clinician,