Causes and management of leg and foot ulcers
Georgina Casey Freelance author
This article reviews the main causes of leg and foot ulcers and provides guidance for the assessment of patients with ulcers. Common treatments are reviewed in the context of underlying pathophysiological processes. Follow-up care and patient education are also addressed.
Nursing Standard. 18, 45,57-64. doi: 10.7748/ns2004.07.18.45.57.c3653
Published in print: 21 July 2004Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review