Psychological aspects of wound care: Implications for clinical practice

Dominic UPTON

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Abstract

Chronic wounds have many psychosocial consequences, including stress, negative mood, pain, and social isolation. In addition to these, frequent dressing changes can cause the individual anxiety and stress.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)52-57
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Community Nursing
Volume28
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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Social Isolation
Bandages
Anxiety
Psychology
Pain
Wounds and Injuries

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Psychological aspects of wound care: Implications for clinical practice. / UPTON, Dominic.

In: Journal of Community Nursing, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2014, p. 52-57.

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