Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Becoming Certified in Hyperbaric Medicine
June 27, 2013
By Angela Kujath, Executive Director of the ACHM
Most of us can remember a time when we’ve felt extreme anxiety about taking an exam. This anxiety was accentuated if we felt inadequately prepared. ...
Common Complications of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
August 28, 2014
By Lindsay D. Andronaco RN, BSN, CWCN, WOC, DAPWCA, FAACWS
Many people do not realize that the two most common issues we see in hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy patients are ear/barotraumas and a de...
Continuum of Wound Care: Important Terms to Know
July 31, 2022
Angiogenesis: The process of new blood vessel formation. This process is required for wound healing and allows for the delivery of oxygen and nutrients to the body’s tissues.
Cellular and tissue-b...
Ethics and Wound Care
September 12, 2014
By Bruce E. Ruben MD
This particular blog is not necessarily intended to educate, but to be a thinking piece that asks more questions than it answers.
Factors Contributing to Complex Wounds
July 17, 2019
By the WoundSource Editors
A vast percentage of wounds become chronically stalled because of mixed etiology and other underlying comorbid medical conditions. This means the wound is multifactorial,...
Frequently Asked Questions: Diabetic Foot Ulcers
May 14, 2020
In my recent WoundSource webinar, I discussed the topic of diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) and using advanced therapies to encourage their healing. The webinar is still available for viewing on WoundSourc...