Chapter 1. The Need for a Multiprofessional Approach in Wound Care

  1. Karen Ousey and
  2. Caroline McIntosh
  1. Caroline McIntosh and
  2. Karen Ousey

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697870.ch1

Lower Extremity Wounds: A Problem-Based Learning Approach

Lower Extremity Wounds: A Problem-Based Learning Approach

How to Cite

McIntosh, C. and Ousey, K. (2008) The Need for a Multiprofessional Approach in Wound Care, in Lower Extremity Wounds: A Problem-Based Learning Approach (eds K. Ousey and C. McIntosh), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697870.ch1

Editor Information

  1. University of Huddersfield

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470512661

Online ISBN: 9780470697870

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • multiprofessional learning;
  • optimize patient care;
  • professional groups;
  • department of health;
  • care multiprofessional team

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Need for Multiprofessional Learning

  • Multiprofessional Wound Care

  • Barriers to Collaborative Working

  • Case Scenario

  • Multiprofessional Wound Care

  • Nutritional Assessment and Management

  • Rehabilitation Following Amputation

  • Wound Care

  • Case Study Revisited

  • Conclusion

  • References