Bony areas are subject to increased pressure when walking or even standing, and are subject to structural abnormalities. The body’s response to this hardening of the skin over these areas, and if left untreated, can cause fissuring or ulceration. Getting these wounds treated is highly recommended in such cases
Diabetic patients are also at risk of neurological and vascular complications. Moreover, they can develop diabetic-induced wounds, contract infections, and have their healing rates reduced as a result. It is crucial in such moments to get your diabetic wound treated.
Method of wound care depends on the severity, type, and main cause of the wound. It involves applying the appropriate dressing, making an assessment, and drawing up a treatment plan.