Journal articlesWound care specialists are needed and have a role to play in disaster zones

Wound care specialists are needed and have a role to play in disaster zones

08/11/10 | Service delivery | Eimear Murphy

When you hear of the latest humanitarian disaster, do you listen and think, ‘that is terrible, I should do something to help by raising money, or raising awareness’. But, have you ever considered that your skills as a wound care nurse may be vital in such a situation? I did, and now I implore you to reconsider how you could help, because as an experienced wound care practitioner you have knowledge and abilities that could be of great practical help.