Woundectomy, multidisciplinary wound care and closure – the most effective way to treat complex wounds

the most effective way to treat complex wounds

  • Nick Kairinos Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital
Keywords: Debridement, chronic wounds, multidisciplinary wound care, woundectomy

Abstract

A variation on the concept of debridement is presented, which, along with a multidisciplinary approach to complex wound patients, followed by early reconstructive surgery, shows favourable outcomes for even the most complex wounds.

Author Biography

Nick Kairinos, Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital, Cape Town

Published
2019-06-26
Section
General Review