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www.cigna.com/individuals-families/health-wellness/hw/medical-topics/venous-skin-ulcers-tn8035

Compression therapy is the main treatment for venous skin ulcers. If you have a venous skin ulcer, your doctor may first want to reduce the buildup of fluid in your  ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4144254

Use of pentoxifylline (400 mg 3 times daily for up to 6 months) to improve healing should be considered in patients with VLUs (Evidence level A). Zinc did not show  ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4144245

A moist environment to accelerate wound healing is very important to accelerate wound healing. This can be accomplished by frequent application of saline ...

www.nhsinform.scot/illnesses-and-conditions/skin-hair-and-nails/venous-leg-ulcer

Feb 14, 2020 ... Most venous leg ulcers heal within 3 to 4 months if they're treated by a healthcare professional trained in compression therapy for leg ulcers.

www.usaveinclinics.com/vein-disease/venous-ulcer

Venous Ulcer Treatment · Elevate your affected leg when sitting or lying down · Clean the wound as recommended by your doctor, at least twice a day · Take&nbs...

old.woundcareadvisor.com/managing-venous-stasis-ulcers-vol3-no1

Treatments for VSUs include compression therapy, local wound care (including debridement), dressings, topical or systemic antibiotics for infected wounds, other  ...

www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/tn8004

Venous skin ulcers are slow to heal and often come back if you don't take steps to prevent them. A venous skin ulcer is also called a stasis leg ulcer.

www.mountsinai.org/health-library/selfcare-instructions/venous-ulcers-self-care

Wound Care · Wear compression stockings or bandages every day as instructed. They help prevent blood from pooling, reduce swelling, help with healing, and ...

www.circulationfoundation.org.uk/help-advice/veins/leg-ulcers

Leg Ulcers · Wear compression stockings (or bandages in a few severe cases) at all times during the day. · Elevate the legs whenever possible. · Keep the skin...

www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/health/ConditionsAndTreatments/leg-ulcers

Treatment for chronic venous leg ulceration includes: cleaning the wound – using wet and dry dressings and ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0415/p989.html

Apr 15, 2010 ... Evidence-based treatment options for venous ulcers include leg elevation, compression therapy, dressings, pentoxifylline, and aspirin therapy.