Wound EssentialsWound Essentials 12 (1) Skin care and barrier protection

Wound Essentials 12 (1) Skin care and barrier protection

Skin integrity | Jackie Stephen-Haynes

This article considers skin maintenance and the function of barrier protection which will be outlined and the use and mis-use explored. A conclusion is made that there is a need for the implementation of fundamental principles and the appropriate use of barrier protection, including barrier film and cream, which can contribute to skin protection and maintenance.