Sarah Chapman looks at the latest evidence on dressings to treat venous leg ulcers and nurse Helen Cowan offers her perspective from clinical practice, reflecting on the importance of seeing beyond the wound.
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In this blog, three Cochrane review authors share the latest evidence on dressings and topical agents for pressure ulcers.
Sarah Chapman puts the spotlight on the evidence around pressure ulcer management and the implications for everyday nursing practice and future research
The poor state of the evidence on antibiotics and antiseptics for wounds.
A round-up of Cochrane evidence on foot ulcers in people with diabetes, for our Evidence for Everyday Nursing series
Back to some nursing basics and evidence that cheaper resources are sometimes better for patients as well as health budgets
If your idea of a present is a new or updated Cochrane review then it’s now Christmas every day...
Key message: Non-removable, pressure-relieving casts are more effective in healing diabetes-related plantar foot ulcers than removable casts, or dressings...