Table of Contents

The physiology of wound bed preparation.
Wound surgery.
Surgical management of necrotizing fasciitis.
Debridement of acute traumatic wounds (avulsion, crush, and high powered).
Burn surgery.
Skin grafts in wound management.
Alternatives to skin grafts.
Timing of reconstruction.
The influence of negative pressure wound therapy on wound surgery.
The clinical use of negative pressure wound therapy with instillation in surgical wound healing.
Debridement of infected orthopedic prostheses.
Management of surgical site infections.
Surgical management of venous leg ulcers.
Surgical management of diabetic foot ulcers.
Surgical management of pressure ulcers.
Incorporating advanced wound therapies into the surgical wound management strategy.
Evolution of telemedicine in plastic and reconstructive surgery.
Wound dressings for surgeons