Clinical Guidelines - English


  1. Principer för kompression vid venös sjukdom: En användarhandledning för behandling och prevention av venösa bensår
    Principer för kompression vid venös sjukdom: En användarhandledning för behandling och prevention av venösa bensår VIEW PDF

    Kompressionsbehandling är den vedertagna behandlingen för återkommande venösa bensår I kompressionsbehandlingssystem ingår strumpor, tubbandage och bandagesystem som består av två eller fler komponenter. Syftet med dessa system är att tillhandahålla...

  2. Best Practice Statement: The use of topical antimicrobial agents in wound management
    Best Practice Statement: The use of topical antimicrobial agents in wound management VIEW PDF

    Wound infection can be financially costly to healthcare organisations and can negatively affect quality of life for patients, families and carers, due to pain, malodour, frequent dressing changes, loss of appetite, malaise, or deterioration of glycaemic control...

  3. International consensus: Making the case for cost-effective wound management
    International consensus: Making the case for cost-effective wound management VIEW PDF

    Clinicians who treat patients with wounds need access to the resources that will enable them to deliver the best and most appropriate treatments. With economic constraints on healthcare budgets, in addition to challenges to prove efficacy, budget holders...

  4. International consensus: Optimising wellbeing in people living with a wound (Danish edition)
    International consensus: Optimising wellbeing in people living with a wound (Danish edition) VIEW PDF

    I februar 2011 mødtes en gruppe eksperter og forskere inden for sårbehandling i Cape Town, Sydafrika, for at skabe nogle faste rammer, der kunne være en hjælp til at sikre, at klinikere kan maksimere deres patienters velbefindende gennem effektiv sårbehandling....

  5. International consensus: Optimising wellbeing in people living with a wound (Swedish edition)
    International consensus: Optimising wellbeing in people living with a wound (Swedish edition) VIEW PDF

    I februari 2011 träffades en grupp sjukvårdspersonal och forskare inom området sårbehandling i Kapstaden i Sydafrika för att upprätta ett ramverk som ska bidra till att hjälpa sjukvårdspersonal att optimera patienternas välbefinnande vid utförandet...

  6. Best practice guidelines: Wound management in diabetic foot ulcers
    Best practice guidelines: Wound management in diabetic foot ulcers VIEW PDF

    This document focuses on wound management best practice for diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs). It aims to offer specialists and non-specialists everywhere a practical, relevant clinical guide to appropriate decision making and effective wound healing in people...

  7. Principles of compression in venous disease: a practitioner's guide to treatment and prevention of venous leg ulcers
    Principles of compression in venous disease: a practitioner's guide to treatment and prevention of venous leg ulcers VIEW PDF

    Compression therapy is the recognised treatment of choice for recurrent venous leg ulcers. Compression therapy systems include hosiery, tubular bandages and bandage systems comprising two or more components. These systems aim to provide graduated compression...

  8. Best practice guidelines for skin and wound care in epidermolysis bullosa
    Best practice guidelines for skin and wound care in epidermolysis bullosa VIEW PDF

    These guidelines have been developed to aid clinicians in the management of skin and wound care for patients with the genetic skin fragility disorder epidermolysis bullosa (EB). Management strategies for wounds or wound complications are suggested for patients...

  9. Care of the older person’s skin: Best practice statement update
    Care of the older person’s skin: Best practice statement update VIEW PDF

    The aim of this best practice statement is to provide relevant and useful information to guide those active in the clinical area, who are responsible for the management of skin care in an ageing patient population. The Best Practice Statement: Care of the...