Wound EssentialsHaematomas: management and treatment

Haematomas: management and treatment

Acute wounds, Service delivery, Surgical wounds | Stuart Thompson-Mchale

Lower-limb haematomas require prompt intervention in order to minimise the extent of tissue loss. Management can be challenging, as people with lower-limb haematomas are frequently older and often present with multiple comorbidities, or have been prescribed medications that affect the healing potential of these wounds.