Journal articlesNonhealing venous leg ulcers in primary care

Nonhealing venous leg ulcers in primary care

01/03/13 | Education, Leg Ulcers | Richard White, Anemarie Brown, Nicola Whayman

A review of numerous venous leg ulcer (VLU) clinical trials involving compression therapy revealed that, in all cases, a significant proportion of wounds – approximately 20% after 2 years – do not heal with conservative treatment (Rippon et al, 2007)