Wound care - page 2
A resident who has a pressure ulcer,stage 4 with tunneling, the facility has been treating it for a year before my arrival. It gets a little better, then a little worse. A maddening roller coaster.... Read More
Jan 18, '03Started using Arginaid a couple of years ago. I've seen some amazing responses. Our wound doc automatically puts anyone with decubs on it now.
Jan 20, '03We are using the arginaid....just got word from our PT department that starting april 1st the resident will be eligible for us to try E-stim for him....How wonderful our system is, to allow him to wait another 2 months for extra help just because of the almighty $$$$$!!!
Jan 20, '03I don't do wound care myself, but work with 2 wound care nurses. The VAC is a wonderful little gizmo by all reports for the right wounds.
Jan 26, '03arginaid is great when used with vitC and zinc. And the proper drsg/tx. heals stage 4 great.