Wound Care – Principles and Practice

Wound Care – Principles and Practice

APA style In essay format using the information provided, discuss and explore: 1. The assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care for venous leg ulcers. 2. Factors that may impact proposed nursing care and therapeutic wound management. 3. The role of the client and family in the management of the venous leg ulcer. 4. How the multidisciplinary team can facilitate improved care. 5. You are to consider in your responses a holistic approach to the client. Based around scenario Rebecca who is 70 years old indigenous woman with a venous leg ulcer on right leg. Husband is nursing home with dementia. Rebecca smokes 5 smokes a day. she does not cook has meals on wheels and daughter Jenni visits once a week. Rebeccca has advanced rheumatoid arthritis, no longer drives catches bus to local shopping centre where her doctor is. Current medications paracetamol regular and Adalimumab (Humira) for her Rheumatoid Arthritis. Need to include a minimum 10 references 7 peer reviewed journal articles < 5 years