Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Assessment and Management of Venous Leg Ulcers

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About this Guideline:

This guideline provides direction to practicing nurses in all care settings, both institutional and community, in the assessment and management of venous leg ulcers, including prevention of recurrence wherever possible.

The purpose of this guideline is to:
• Improve outcomes for venous leg ulcer clients
• Assist practitioners to apply the best available research evidence to clinical decisions
• Promote the responsible use of healthcare resources

Supplement: 2007

Related File(s):
Venous Leg Ulcer Supplement469.2 KB
Prendre Soin de vos jambes141.04 KB