Zena Moore

SEM Scanner Made Easy

 It is well documented that early diagnosis and intervention may contribute to pressure ulcer prevention, which is less costly that treatment. This Made Easy provides an overview of the SEM Scanner, a diagnostic tool that allows the user to ‘visualise pathology’ below the skin before...

Ten top tips: when to use silver

Silver has been considered to be important from a health perspective for thousands of years. Over this time, the method for the use of silver as changed dramatically, from the original silver wires applied directly into the wound, to the current vast range of dressings which provide clinicians with...

Pressure ulcers and hydrocolloids Made Easy

Pressure ulcers pose a significant challenge to healthcare systems, and subject patients to considerable discomfort, pain and indignity. Although every effort should be made to prevent pressure ulcers, not all can be prevented. This article discusses the role of hydrocolloid dressings in the...