Journal articlesHow much wound science do you need to know?

How much wound science do you need to know?

01/11/05 | Education | Keith Moore

Knowledge of wound healing cell biology is increasingly used to develop new wound management products and support their marketing. Understanding of the science supporting these products is required by practitioners to critically evaluate product claims and make rational decisions in selecting appropriate dressings for chronic wounds. Acquisition of an appropriate level of scientific knowledge can be challenging for the non-scientist. This article explores what that level might be and how it can be provided for practitioners in the wound care community.