By Janet Wolfson, PT, CLWT, CWS, CLT-LANA
A story was related to me from someone living in a rural part of the US. A family member was in need of ongoing wound care. They were referred to a specialist who was of all things… a physical therapist! This is a response with which I am quite familiar. I have been referred to by a number of "titles" including Wound Coordinator, Wound Specialist, 'Skin Lady', and Wound Nurse, to name a few. If you scan my byline, I do have a good alphabet soup following my name, but to many, "PT" is a surprise.