What is it about?
Around 7% of adults in the UK experience a chronic, non-healing wound each year. This article looks at the huge economic burden wound management places on the NHS and how an evidence-based approach can help to support healing, improve outcomes and reduce costs.
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Why is it important?
It's a timely overview of best practice steps towards improving wound management to benefit patients and healthcare services.
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This page is a summary of: Optimising chronic wound care: a human and financial necessity, British Journal of Healthcare Management, November 2021, Mark Allen Group, DOI: 10.12968/bjhc.2021.0139.
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