Reliability and validity of the revised photographic wound assessment tool on digital images taken of various types of chronic wounds.

@article{Thompson2013ReliabilityAV,
  title={Reliability and validity of the revised photographic wound assessment tool on digital images taken of various types of chronic wounds.},
  author={Nicole Thompson and Lisa Gordey and Heather Bowles and Nancy Parslow and P. D. Houghton},
  journal={Advances in skin & wound care},
  year={2013},
  volume={26 8},
  pages={360-73}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to examine the validity and reliability of the revised Photographic Wound Assessment Tool (revPWAT) on digital images taken of various types of chronic, healing wounds. SETTING This multicenter trial was performed in a variety of settings where chronic wounds are assessed. PARTICIPANTS A total of 206 different photographs taken of 68 individuals with 95 chronic wounds of various etiologies were reviewed in this study. Wound etiologies included… CONTINUE READING