Wound EssentialsTen top tips for taking high-quality digital images of wounds

Ten top tips for taking high-quality digital images of wounds

How to guides | Beth Sperring, Ralph Baker

Wound photography can enhance the assessment of the patient, their wound and environment if the images are clear. Used in association with a medical and wound history, images will influence decision making and the planning of treatment, and they also provide an opportunity to map the wound. This article underlines ten top tips associated with taking high-quality digital images of wounds. These simple guidelines are given to support of the unskilled photographer to achieve clear, crisp wound images.