Management of the minor wound

  • Bronwyn Green
Keywords: minor wound, management

Abstract

For the purpose of this article, a minor wound is defined as a break in the integrity of the skin and when the superficial layers of the skin are affected. The cause of a wound can vary. Examples of minor wounds include abrasions, surgical incisions, lacerations or cuts (including surgical incisions), bites and minor burns.

Author Biography

Bronwyn Green
BCUR(Hons), Cert Wound Care, Cert Burn Care Clinical Wound Care Specialist Private Practice
Section
Wound Care