Quick GuideQuick Guide: Management of hyperkeratosis of the lower limb

Quick Guide: Management of hyperkeratosis of the lower limb

Skin integrity

Quick Guide: Management of hyperkeratosis of the lower limbHyperkeratosis is an abnormal thickening of the outer layer of the skin, caused by over-proliferation of keratin-producing cells. This Quick Guide offers practical guidance to support the management of hyperkeratosis of the lower limb, outlining the important elements of holistic assessment, a structured skin care regimen and aftercare with patient involvement.