Reducing suffering and improving quality of life
Leg ulcers are a distressing condition, with implications going beyond the wound itself. If not cared for correctly, they can lead to complications for patients and become a burden for the healthcare system.
Together we can restore legs and resume lives
of the population and 3%
of people over 80 years
of age in westernized
countries are affected
by leg ulcers
of leg ulcerations
comprise of venous leg
ulcers, making them the
Leg ulcers can have physical,
psychological and social
repercussions for patients.
Supporting the healing of leg ulcersA step by step program supporting healing, reducing complications and maximising treatment outcomes
It is important that time is invested in staff training and education to ensure that correct assessment is performed, an accurate diagnosis is made and an appropriate individual treatment plan is developed.
Cleanse, debridement (where necessary) and oxygenation
Dressings for low to moderately exuding wounds
Dressings for moderate to highly exuding wounds
By educating yourself, and other members of your team, unnecessary pain and suffering caused by leg ulcers can be reduced.
Assessment and Management of Venous Leg Ulcers
Venous leg ulcers (VLU) and chronic venous insufficiency is a common health problem globally and have a negative impact on all aspects of the patient’s daily life. Whether you want to know and recognize the first signs of a leg ulcer or see examples of dressings for venous leg ulcers, you have come to the right place.
Venous leg ulcer
Venous leg ulceration and chronic venous insufficiency represent a significant health problem throughout the world. The key to successful management lies in the use of compression therapy .
What if you could have instant access to support for wound-related decision-making along with suggestions for dressing selection and products?
Now you can.
With the new and easy-to-use Mölnlycke® Wound Support tool, support is just a tap away on your mobile or tablet.
Guidance on treatment and considerations
Easy access to knowledge base.