Upton, Dominic and Solowiej, Kazia and Hender, Carole and Woo, K.Y. (2012) Stress and Pain Associated with Dressing Change in Patients with Chronic Wounds. Journal of Wound Care, 21 (2). pp. 53-61. ISSN 0969-0700
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Pain is a common symptom of wounds; it can result from the wound itself (neuropathic pain), wound treatments (nociceptive pain), or be anticipatory.1 Research has demonstrated that pain can have a negative impact on wound healing as it has been shown to contribute to stress, anxiety and depression. 2 Specifically, many studies have shown that pain and stress can contribute to the delayed healing of wounds,3-5 including biopsy wounds, acute wounds, surgical wounds and chronic wounds
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|Uncontrolled Keywords:||stress, pain, dressing change, wound treatments, wound healing|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RT Nursing|
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
|Divisions:||Academic Departments > Institute of Health and Society|
|Deposited By:||Laura Scurlock-Evans|
|Deposited On:||24 Feb 2012 11:00|
|Last Modified:||24 Feb 2012 11:00|
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