A colour guide to the nursing management of chronic wounds.

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Published by Mosby in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Wound healing.,
  • Wounds and injuries -- Nursing.,
  • Wound Healing -- physiology.,
  • Wounds and Injuries -- nursing.,
  • Bandages.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesNursing management of chronic wounds.
ContributionsMorison, Moya., Morison, Moya.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 298 p. :
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18200627M
ISBN 100723425574
LC Control Number97049511

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