Prevention of bilateral amputation in a non-concordant patient.


As chronic wounds, venous leg ulcers (VLUs) are costly and impact significantly on a patient's quality of life. This case study focuses on the key considerations for wound management of bilateral venous leg ulcers in a 45-year-old mother who had undergone multiple admissions with sepsis secondary to the ulcers and whose life was considered at risk. The… (More)


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@article{King2012PreventionOB, title={Prevention of bilateral amputation in a non-concordant patient.}, author={Jeanette King}, journal={British journal of nursing}, year={2012}, volume={21 12}, pages={S29-30, S32} }