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Psychology of Wounds and Wound Care in Clinical Practice

Upton, D. and Upton, Penney (2015) Psychology of Wounds and Wound Care in Clinical Practice. Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland. ISBN Print: 978-3-319-09652-0 Online: 978-3-319-09653-7

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This book addresses the psychological consequences of wounds and the psychological components of wound care, building on contemporary research evidence and presenting practical clinical guidelines. Particular emphasis is given to the psychological impact of both wounds and wound treatment. Implications for practice are discussed, making this book both educational and practical.

Psychology of Wounds and Wound Care in Clinical Practice is aimed at clinicians, including GPs, vascular surgeons and physicians, nurses, especially tissue viability nurses, and podiatrists, and is also of interest to academic teachers and researchers.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: quality of life and well-being, pain, psychological impact of wounds, psychology, stress, wound care, wound treatment
Divisions: College of Business, Psychology and Sport > School of Psychology
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Depositing User: Penney Upton
Date Deposited: 11 Jun 2019 08:57
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:30

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