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The development of wound care specialist services in the Middle East over the last decade

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The development of wound care specialist services in the Middle East over the last decade

Gulnaz Tariq
1 June 2014

Wound care data from the Gulf States indicates high rates of hospitalisation related to motor vehicle accidents, construction and industrial injuries. These injuries are often associated with complex wounds that require intervention by specialist services. The management of chronic wounds, including diabetic foot ulcers, surgical site infection, pressure ulcers, venous and arterial leg ulcers, represents a growing burden for patients and healthcare organisations as they have a profound impact on the health and quality of life of patients.

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