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Wound Bed Preparation, World Wide Wounds

Vowden K, Vowden P Wound Bed Preparation, World Wide Wounds,



This paper explores the concept of wound bed preparation and relates this to five key areas of care: bacterial balance, necrosis, exudates, cellular dysfunction and biochemical balance. Wound Bed Preparation is the inter-relationship of these elements to a global framework of care. In the article, the practical aspects of using this framework are discussed.