Wounds digest 7(2)

In this section, a brief synopsis is presented of a range of recently published articles that may be of interest to health professionals working in the wound care setting. The aim of this round-up is  to provide an overview, rather than a detailed summary and critique, of the research papers...

Top tips: gun shot wounds

Trauma is the number one cause of mortality in Americans under the age of 45 and the fifth most common cause of death overall. Traumatic injuries are categorised as blunt or penetrating for the purpose of triage. Penetrating injuries result in a much higher injury severity. On arrival at the...

Wounds — not just a hole in the patient

For the second successive year, Wounds International — the online, quarterly page-turning journal — and its sister publication Wounds UK,  have combined content  to form a special,  printed  ‘hybrid’ issue.  This will be available to delegates attending the European Wound Management...

Wounds digest 7(1)

In this section, a brief synopsis is presented of a range of recently published articles that may be of interest to health professionals working in the wound care setting. The aim of this round-up is  to provide an overview, rather than a detailed summary and critique, of the research papers...