How to guidesHow to guide: NPWT in the Community

How to guide: NPWT in the Community

Complex wounds, Diabetic foot ulcers, How to guides, Leg Ulcers, Pressure Ulcers, Surgical wounds

How to guide: NPWT in the CommunityThe use of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) has increased significantly over recent years. Its use was initially confined to secondary care but NPWT is now provided in primary care, enabling earlier discharge for patients. This ‘how to’ guide looks at the use of NPWT, focusing on the role of portable, single-use devices in the community.