THE SKIN WOUNDS OF THE ELDERLY: WHAT TO DO TO REMEDY

WHO ARE THE ELDERLYCurrently reaching 65 years of age is the threshold beyond which the individual can be defined elderly, the aging process, however, is very individual and depends on many variables environmental, social, family and purely subjective; Thus the...

Which is the best for a Wound Care

 We have already talked about the holistic treatment of a wound, but it is not easy to apply this approach. The transfer from Doctor and  Patient, in fact, is not realized so easily. The Doctor  must make a suitable therapeutic choice. It is not enough to identify the...

The attitude in the Holistic Care of Wounds

The attention for the treatment of a wound should not stop only at the localized area of the injury, but it also evaluated the overall complexity of the clinical status of the patient. There are then only the obvious problems, macroscopic wound but even hidden,...

Acute and chronic wounds

Subject of vulnoterapy care are wounds and chronic skin ulcers that complicate a number of diseases very frequent. Just think of the venous disease, varicose veins, or ischemic pathologies. The diabetic pathology that begins with a skin lesion , often at the foot ,...

Bedsore Causes and Interventions

The bedsore, better defined as pressure sores, is a skin wound that occurs due to a prolonged crushing of a part of the body. The skin, compressed between the bony prominence and an outer projection which can be represented by a mattress or pillow of a wheel chair,...

Cutaneous Ulceree Procedures and Remedies for Healing

For establishing the cure, the remedy and the procedure to heal a skin ulcer should first proceed with the identification of its main features, the latter can be summarized into two major groups identified by the letters F (framing) and T (treatment) : in the group...