Venous Leg Ulcer Treatment and Edema Reduction with Cutimed® and JOBST®
Chronic vein disease, chronic venous insufficiency, venous leg ulcers (VLUs), and edema are common conditions with potentially serious sequelae. When VLUs and edema develop despite preventive measures, wound care professionals must take an integrated and proactive approach to treatment, including compression therapy and appropriate management of bacteria and exudate.
This informative and well-referenced white paper sponsored by Essity discusses the epidemiology, prevention, and management of chronic vein disease, chronic venous insufficiency, VLUs, and edema, including lymphedema. It contains guidelines for CEAP staging and instructions for optimal compression therapy. Also described in depth are Cutimed® and JOBST® products, which are effective tools in the prevention and management of VLUs and lymphedema.
Wound care professionals will find this guide to be a useful resource for best practice and evidence-based strategies to prevent and manage chronic vein disease, chronic venous insufficiency, and VLUs in their patients.
This white paper covers the following topics:
This paper is written for wound care clinicians and purchasing directors with an interest in product solutions.
Sponsored by Essity