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Wound Care (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

abrasions, bites, cuts, lacerations, punctures, scrapes, scars, scarring, wound care, wound healing, wound types, wound symptoms, wound definition, wound stages

Author and Editor

Author: Benjamin C. Wedro, MD, FACEP, FAAEM

Editor: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD

REFERENCE: Tintinalli J, etal. Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide. 7th edition. McGraw-Hill Professional 2010.


Last Editorial Review: 10/20/2011

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