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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.racgp.org.au/afp/2014/september/ulcer-dressings-and-management

Chronic leg ulcers caused by venous disease, arterial disease or a combination of both need to be clearly identified before treatment can be commenced.

www.racgp.org.au/afp/2014/september/management-of-venous-leg-ulcers-in-general-practice-%E2%80%93-a-practical-guideline

A malodorous exudate can be managed with a combination of adequate debridement, a short course of antibiotics (topical or systemic) and dressings. The recent ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/patientinstructions/000744.htm

Jun 16, 2020 ... Venous ulcers (open sores) can occur when the veins in your legs do not push ... If not treated, increased pressure and excess fluid in the ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/1298345-treatment

Jun 22, 2020 ... ... hosiery is as effective as four-layer bandages in the treatment of venous leg ulcers and may reduce the incidence of ulcer recurrence.

www.facs.org/-/media/files/education/patient-ed/wound_venous_ulcers.ashx

Wound Home Skills Kit: Venous Leg Ulcers and Lymphedema | Treatment. Treatment ... and bandages, removing a dressing, and putting on a new dressing.

www.nursinginpractice.com/clinical/ten-top-tips-on-leg-ulcers

Jun 4, 2018 ... There is no evidence to suggest that any dressing can 'heal' a leg ulcer. Under compression, a simple dressing, such as knitted viscose, is ...

www.woundscanada.ca/docman/public/health-care-professional/bpr-workshop/1521-wc-bpr-prevention-and-management-of-venous-leg-ulcers-1874e-final/file

Feb 11, 2021 ... 4.3 Select the appropriate dressings and/or advanced therapy. 4.4 Engage the team to ensure consistent implementation of the plan of care. IV.

www.evidentlycochrane.net/venous-leg-ulcers-evidence

Oct 26, 2017 ... Compression. Compression therapy, with bandages or stockings, promotes healing through aiding venous return and is the first-line treatment ...

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 ointments, ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6513558

Jun 15, 2018 ... Venous leg ulcers can be slow to heal and are painful and costly to treat. The main treatment is compression bandages or stockings but these are ...