Archive for October, 2014

Documentation of Pressure Ulcer Wounds and Advantages of EMR

Pressure ulcers are serious and a common problem in elderly people and so are pressure ulcer wounds. Proper knowledge of the patients’ condition is important to find out the nature of the wound and its complications to speed up the healing process. Wound care specialists can understand this only with the comprehensive documentation of pressure […]

How to Document Surgical Wound Classifications Properly

Surgical wound classification is the most circulated nurse document within a patient’s record once the surgical procedure is over. Since wound classifications serve as a formula to grade the extent of microbial contamination postoperatively, proper documentation of wound classifications can help to know about the possibility of developing an infection at the surgical site. This […]