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Wound Dynamics Series resources

Books

Burns, infections and wound management (2020)
Acute and chronic wounds (2016)
Wound care essentials (2020)
Treatment of traumatic scars from burns and trauma(2021)
Core curriculum wound mamagement (2016)
Wound management (2014)
Quick references to wound care (2014)
Care of wounds (2012)
Wound care (2012)
Wound healing and skin integrity (2013)
Fast facts for wound care nursing (2012)
Compression and chronic wound management (2019)
Chronic wounds, wound dressings and wound healing (2021)
Text and atlas of wound diagnosis and treatment (2019)
Essential elements of wound diagnosis (2021)

Wound Dynamics - Required Reading

Journal articles

Wysocki, A. 2016, Anatomy and Physiology of Skin and Soft Tissue in Acute and Chronic Wounds, Bryant and Nix (eds.), 5th ed. Ch. 3.

Dougherty, D. and Sparks, B. 2016, Wound-Healing Physiology and Factors that Affect the Repair Process in Acute and Chronic Wounds, Bryant and Nix (eds.), 5th ed. Ch. 4.

Wounds Australia. (2017). Application of Aseptic Technique in Wound Dressing Procedure: A consensus document. Osborne Park, W.A.: Cambridge Media.

European Wound Management Association. (2002). Position Document: Pain at wound dressing changes. Medical Education Partnership Ltd, London.

Langemo, D., Hunter, S. 2006. Nutritional Considerations in Wound Care. Advances in Skin & Wound Care, 19, 6: 297-303.

Apelqvist, J., Willy, C., Fagerdahl, A. M., Fraccalvieri, M., Malmsjö, M., Piaggesi, A., . . . Vowden, P. (2017). EWMA Document: Negative Pressure Wound TherapyJournal of Wound Care, 26(Sup3), S1.

Policies, Procedures and Guidelines

Go to Wound Management Procedures (these links are not available to the public and only accessible via the intranet)

NSLHD Wound Assessment Guidelines

NSLHD Wound Probe Guidelines

NSLHD Wound Management Policy

NSLHD Wound Cleansing Guideline

NSLHD Wound Culture Guideline

NSLHD Skin Tear Guideline 

NSLHD Pressure Injury Policy

NSLHD Pressure Injury Procedure

Book Chapters

Bryant, R. A. & Best, M. (2016). Management of Draining Wounds and Fistulas, Acute and chronic wounds : Current management concepts. Bryant & Nix (eds.) 5th ed. Ch.38  Elsevier.

Bryant, R. A. (2016). Managing Wounds in Palliative Care, Acute and chronic wounds : Current management concepts. Bryant & Nix (eds.) 5th ed. Ch.37  Elsevier.

 Journal articles

Hawkins, J., & Lindsay, E. (2006). We listen but do we hear? The importance of patient stories. British Journal of Community Nursing, 11, S6-S10. 

Hopkins, A., Dealey, C., Bale, S., Defloor, T., & Worboys, F. (2006). Patient stories of living with a pressure ulcer. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 56(4), 345-353. 

Leaper, D. J., Schultz, G., Carville, K., Fletcher, J., Swanson, T., & Drake, R. (2012). Extending the TIME concept: what have we learned in the past 10 years?( ). International Wound Journal, 9 Suppl 2, 1-19. 

Strohal, R., Apelqvist, J., Dissemond, J. et al. EWMA Document: Debridement. J Wound Care. 2013; 22 (Suppl. 1): S1–S52.

Policies, Procedures and Guidelines

Go to Wound Management Procedures (these links are not available to the public and only accessible via the intranet)

NSLHD Wound Management Policy

NSLHD Wound Culture Guidelines

NSLHD Medicated Dressing Policy

NSLHD Donor Site Guidelines

NSLHD Flap Guidelines

NSLHD Leg Ulcer Guidelines

NSLHD ABPI AND TBPI Procedure

NSLHD Compression Procedure

NSLHD Diabetic Foot ulcer Guideline

NSLHD Surgical Wounds Guideline

NSW Burn Wound Management Guidelines

NSW Burn Transfer Guidelines

European Oncology Nursing Society (EONS). (2015). Recommendations for the Care of Patients with Malignant Fungating Wounds. London: Harris DPI

European Wound Management Association (EWMA). (2005). Lymphoedema bandaging in practice. London: MEP Ltd.

European Wound Management Association (WEMA). (2003) Understanding compression therapy: EWMA Position Document

International Wound Infection Institue 2016. Wound Infection in Clinical Practice - Principles of Best Practice. Wounds International.

World Union of Wound Healing Societies (WUWHS). (2018). Consensus document: Surgical wound dehiscence: Improving prevention and outcomes . Wounds International

Wounds International. (2013). Principles of compression in venous disease: a practitioner's guide to treatment and prevention of venous leg ulcers

Journal Articles

Rayner, R., Carville, K., Keaton, J., Prentice, J., & Santamaria, N. (2009). Leg ulcers: atypical presentations and associated comorbidities.  Wound Practice & Research, 17(4), 168-178.

Sperring, B., & Baker, R. (2014). Ten Top Tips . . . Taking high-quality digital images of wounds. Wounds International, 5(1), 7-8. 

Strohal, R., Apelqvist, J., Dissemond, J. et al. EWMA Document: Debridement. J Wound Care. 2013; 22 (Suppl. 1): S1–S52.

Policies, Procedures & Guidelines

Go to Wound Management Procedures (these links are not available to the public and only accessible via the intranet)

NSLHD Wound Debridement Policy and Procedure

NSLHD Wound Photography Policy

World Union of Wound healing Societies (WUWHS). (2019) Consensus Document: Wound Exudate, effective assessment and management. Wounds International, 2019

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