Journal articlesReducing unwarranted variation in chronic wound care

Reducing unwarranted variation in chronic wound care

07/11/17 | Assessment and diagnosis, Service delivery, Wellbeing and concordance | Una Adderly, Kathryn Evans, Susanne Coleman

For some years, the UK tissue viability community has been concerned about the quality of chronic wound care. A recent health economic paper (Guest et al, 2015) has prompted a health policy shift around the care of chronic wounds. This article is the first in a series outlining how NHS England is addressing the need to improve chronic wound care.