Quality of life issues for venous leg...

Although there is a significant cost and financial burden to the health...

What is a venous leg ulcer
What is a venous leg ulcer

A venous leg ulcer is a chronic non-healing wound with...

Pain and infection
Pain and infection

Pain is a common occurrence in patients with chronic wounds and has been...

Causes of a venous leg ulcer

Damaged valves that may be the result of trauma (this stops them preventing...

Prevention – Compression

Venous leg ulceration is almost always preceded by skin changes of lipodermatosclerosis. Your GP...

Assessment of a venous leg ulcer
Assessment of a venous leg ulcer

Download Assessment of a patient with venous leg ulcer.

Leg ulcer management chart

Download a leg ulcer management chart.

Prevention of a venous leg ulcer recurring...

Recurrence can be reduced by taking a detailed history to assess if there...

A guide that examine the assessment,...
A guide that examine the assessment, management and prevention of venous leg ulcers

These modules examine the assessment, management and...