Skin and wound care

skin and wound care

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Pressure ulcers: NICE information for the public


This summary includes information for patients about the causes, risk factors, prevention, and management of pressure ulcers.

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BSACI chronic urticaria and angioedema guideline

2017-07-06T09:44:00+01:00By Standards of Care Committee British Society for Allergy and Clinical Immunology

An up-to-date overview of guidance on the causes and management of chronic urticaria and angioedema, featuring a useful algorithm to help with diagnosis.

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PHE venous leg ulcers guideline


A clear summary of Public Health England’s guideline on infection diagnosis and microbiological investigation of venous leg ulcers.

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GOSH hand hygiene guideline


A clear guideline summary on procedures for hand hygiene to aid in the prevention and management of healthcare-associated infections.

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NICE sunlight exposure guideline


This summary provides recommendations for those at-risk of over‑ or under- exposure and includes useful supporting information for practitioner

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