Applied Wound Management

Introduction

Applied Wound Management is a method of wound assessment and documentation which seeks to facilitate clinical decision-making, communication between professionals, and clinical audit. This section includes tools such as articles, journal supplements, clinical tools, clinical audit software, professional seminars and web-based resources which aim to support the practitioner in the use of Applied Wound Management. Applied Wound Management is a Wounds UK initiative, developed in partnership with Systagenix Wound Management.

David Gray
Clinical Director, Wounds UK

 

Resources

The resources below are free to download. Please revisit this section regularly, as more applied wound management resources will become available.
  1. Applied Wound Management Supplement - Part 3
    Applied Wound Management Supplement - Part 3VIEW PDF

    From decision making and communication, to education and clinical audit, Applied Wound Management (AWM) has a variety of applications as a wound assessment tool. Since its inception AWM has been adopted by many practitioners across the UK and has helped them...

  2. Applied Wound Management Assessment and Continuation ChartVIEW PDF

    Patient assessment chart and information on how to use the continuums.

  3. Applied Wound Management Reference CardVIEW PDF

    Reference card showing the Wound Healing Continuum, Wound Infection Continuum and Wound Exudate Continuum.

  4. Applied Wound Management Supplement
    Applied Wound Management SupplementVIEW PDF

    The Applied Wound Management supplement contains a series of articles which present a new conceptual framework.

  5. Applied Wound Management Supplement - Part 2
    Applied Wound Management Supplement - Part 2VIEW PDF

    <p>Part 2 puts Applied Wound Management into context with respect to important advances such as the articulation of critical colonisation, and the management of exudate according to the six ‘Cs’ (cause, control, components, containment, correction and...

  6. Applied Wound Management WallchartVIEW PDF

    Wallchart showing the Wound Healing Continuum, Wound Infection Continuum and Wound Exudate Continuum.