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What is Stevens-Johnson Syndrome?
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What is Stevens-Johnson Syndrome?

Stevens-Johnson syndrome is a rare disease of the skin and mucous membranes that occurs with very pa... read more ...

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Abscess

Abscesses are an infection as a result of a defensive reaction by our body’s immunological system wh... read more ...

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How to Deal with a Perineal Wound

The area known as ‘perineum’ involves all existing tissue between the pubic bone and the coccyx. Thi... read more ...

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Lupus Risk Factors

Lupus is an autoimmune disease, which means that the immune system attacks the body’s own cells and ... read more ...

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Nursing Contribution to Chronic Disease Management

A chronic disease is an illness that is long lasting or recurrent. Examples of common chronic diseas... read more ...

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Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a common disorder of the skin that can dramatically reduce a person's quality of life. ... read more ...

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Increased Labor Market Need for Nurse Practitioners

Today, nurse practitioners (NP) are highly requested as health professionals in the United States. B... read more ...

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Actinic Keratosis – A Warning to the Skin

Actinic keratosis, also called solar keratosis, is a type of premalignant lesion that looks like a t... read more ...

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How to Avoid Usual Nursing Errors

Nurses tend to form the closest bonds with patients. On many occasions, a patient's life depends on ... read more ...

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Proper Wound and Medical Care as it Relates to Obesity

New studies have shown that a high percentage of American adults are obese. More than one-third of t... read more ...

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How To Stay Awake During Your Night Shift

Working during night time can be quite a hustle when you are not used to it, even though duties are ... read more ...

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How You Can Be A Better Nurse

Being a better nurse is an everyday job. Be committed and provide the best possible bedside care to ... read more ...

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10 Foods That Help Reduce Eczema Symptoms

The most critical actions for eczema sufferers, apart from undergoing topical skin treatments or med... read more ...

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How to Enhance Patient Care

In the healthcare industry, a person who needs medical attention is the most important piece in a pr... read more ...

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5 Wound Healing Myths

No matter how small an injury may be, all wounds have to be treated with care. Superficial damage to... read more ...

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Psoriasis: Signs, Causes, and Treatment

Psoriasis is a disease characterized by the presence of abundant white coverings in the skin that is... read more ...

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How to Change a Wound Dressing?

A wound dressing consists of a healing soft material or bandage which is placed on an open injury to... read more ...

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Dry Wound Healing

Dry wound healing encompasses leaving the wound uncovered and hence exposed to open air, therefore ... read more ...

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Diabetes and its Effect on Wounds

Diabetes is a long lasting condition which occurs due to the body not being able to control the amou... read more ...

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Ways to Keep Eczema Under Control

Eczema, also called atopic dermatitis is a condition which causes the skin to become irritated and s... read more ...

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Controlling Wound Pain

Pain is referred to as an unpleasant feeling of of physical suffering as a result of an injury or i... read more ...

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Wounds and Mental State

Wounds are normally described as an alteration or damage to the well being of tissues and skin cells... read more ...

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Optimal Care for Chronic Wounds

A chronic wound refers to a lesion which causes a break in the skin and which may also generate dama... read more ...

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Distinguishing an Infected Wound and its Treatment

Wounds become infected when the skin loses its continuity and has been in contact with contaminating... read more ...

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Wounds Pain Control

Understanding the different types of pain can greatly help to better control and evaluate wound pain... read more ...

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Diagnosing Infected Wounds: Care and Treatment

It is important to be aware of the possible signs and symptoms that may appear once the wound has go... read more ...

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Unpleasant Smell Originating from Wounds

An unpleasant smell originating from a wound does not pose any risk to a patient. However, it may be... read more ...

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The Dreaded Scars

A scar is basically a mark left on the skin and it is part of the last phase of the healing process... read more ...

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Chronic Wounds

A chronic wound is that which has experienced a disruption of the healing process and does not show ... read more ...

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What is a Wound Culture?

A skin culture is a laboratory test used to determine if a wound has been infected by organisms such... read more ...

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Wound Healing and Keloids

Keloids are benign and do not jeopardize a person’s life, however for many people, having a keloid m... read more ...

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Surgical Wounds

A surgical wound is a cut or incision that occurs during surgery.... read more ...

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Delayed Wound Healing

There are certain cuts and wounds which may take longer to mend and this could lead to serious infec... read more ...

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Wound Support

Wound Board was created to gather and disseminate information related to the treatment and preventio... read more ...

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Wound Types

Primary Intention: It refers to a primary closure such as a surgical closure or whenever closure thr... read more ...

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Wound Healing

Advancements in Wound Healing have evolved from an exclusive focus on the wound itself to a deeper e... read more ...

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Wound Cleaning

Wound Cleaning must be done to free up the wound from loose dermis, dirt, contaminants, foreign bodi... read more ...

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