Prevention, Diagnosis, and Management of Chronic Wounds in Older Adults

Katherine P. Hoversten, Lester J. Kiemele, Anne M. Stolp, Paul Y. Takahashi, Brandon P. Verdoorn

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Chronic wounds are common, disproportionately affect older adults, and are likely to be encountered by providers across all specialties and care settings. All providers should be familiar with basic wound prevention, identification, classification, and treatment approach, all of which are outlined in this article.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2021-2034
Number of pages14
JournalMayo Clinic proceedings
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 2020

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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