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Implementing a wound assessment and management system (WAMS)
Australian Nursing Journal (2006)
  • Karen Saunders
  • Joanne Rowley, Southern Cross University
Abstract
Wound management and dressing product selection places pressure on nurses to continually maintain currency of knowledge and incorporate best practice information. This paper outlines and discusses strategies used in a rural health care facility to develop and implement a wound assessment and management system.
Keywords
  • wound,
  • assessment,
  • nurse
Publication Date
Fall May, 2006
Citation Information
Karen Saunders and Joanne Rowley. "Implementing a wound assessment and management system (WAMS)" Australian Nursing Journal Vol. 13 Iss. 10 (2006) p. 31 - 33
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/joanne_rowley/3/