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Consensus Document

"Simplifying Venous Leg Ulcer Management"

This consensus document recommends the implementation of a new ABC based approach during the active treatment phase of venous leg ulcers. The ABC model stands for: Assessment and diagnosis, Best practice wound and skin management, and Compression therapy.

  • The benefits of implementing the ABC model

    - More focus on correct and quick diagnosis of wound type
    - Increased knowledge on the treatment of venous leg ulcers
    - Support on the usage of compression therapy

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THIN study

"With challenges around application of compression systems, patient compliance and lack in training for healthcare professionals, the THIN study provides a good comparison between several types of compressions sytems. It provides you with an overview of methodology, healing rates, quality of life and cost savings so you can make an informed purchase and training decision.

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