Over 50 contributors:

Afsani Alavi, MD, FRCPC(Derm)

David Armstrong, DPM, PhD, MD

Richard Barry, BBA, CHT-A

Jennifer A. Berry, FNP-BC

Nicholas J. Bevilacqua, DPM, FACFAS

Shirley Blanchard, PhD, ABDA, OTR/L, FAOTA

Barbara Braden, PhD, FAAN

A.C. Browne, MB, MICGP

Gregory A. Compton, MD, CMD

Sarah ME Cockbill PhD, LL.M, B.Pharm, M.Pharm, DAgVetPharm, MIPharmM, FCPP, FRPharmS

Patricia Coutts, RN

Linda Cowan, PhD, ARNP, FNP-BC, CWS

Sue Currence, BSN, RN, CWON

Jean M. de Leon, MD

Morty Eisenberg MD, MScCH, CCFP, FCFP

Cynthia Ann Fleck, RN, BSN, MBA, APN/CNS, ET/WOCN, CWS, CFCN, DNC

Robert G. Frykberg, DPM, MPH

Harriet W. Hopf, MD

Dean Kane, MD, FACS

David Keast, BSc(Hon), MSc, DipEd, MD, CCFP, FCFP

John P. Kirby, MD, MS, FCCWS, FACS

Diane L. Krasner, PhD, RN, CWCN, CWS, MAPWCA, FAAN

Stephan J. Landis, MD, FRCP(C)

James B. Lutz, MS, CCRA

Heather McConnell, RN, BScN, MA(Ed)

Jeffery A. Niezgoda, MD, FACHM, MAPWCA, CHWS

Linda Norton, BScOT, OT Reg (ONT), MScCH

Heather L. Orsted RN BN ET MSc

Priscilla Phillips, PhD

Mary Ellen Posthauer, RDN, CD, LD

Patricia Price, BA (Hons), PhD, AFBPsS, CPsychol, FHEA

Catherine R. Ratliff, PhD, APRN-BC, CWOCN, CFCN

George T. Rodeheaver, PhD

Siobhan Ryan, MD, FRCPC

Pamela Scarborough, PT, DPT, MS, CDE, CWS, CEEAA

R. Gary Sibbald, BSc, MD, MEd, FRCPC (Med), FRCPC (Derm), MACP, FAAD, MAPWCA

Jos M.G.A. Schols, MD, PhD

Gregory Schultz, PhD

Adrianne P S Smith, MD

Stephen Sprigle, PhD, PT

Linda A. Stamm, APRN-BC, CWS

Joyce Stechmiller, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAAN

Nancy Stotts, RN, EdD, FAAN

Terence D. Turner, OBE, FRPharmS, MPharm

Lia van Rijswijk, MSN, RN, CWCN

Robert A. Warriner, III, MD, FCCP, FACWS, FAPWCA

James R. Wilcox, RN, BSN, ACHRN, CWCN, CFCN, CWS, WCC, DAPWCA, FCCWS

Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS

Deidre Wipke-Tevis, RN, PhD

Kathy Whittington, RN, MS, CWCN

Laurel A. Wiersema-Bryant, APRN, BC, CWS

Kevin Y. Woo, PhD, RN, FAPWCA

Stephanie C. Wu, DPM, MS

Editor:

Diane L. Krasner, PhD, RN, CWCN, CWS, MAPWCA, FAAN

Contributors

Afsani Alavi, MD, FRCPC (Derm)
Department of Medicine (Dermatology)
Women’s College Hospital
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

David G. Armstrong, DPM, PhD, MD
University of Arizona Department of Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Director, Southern Arizona Limb Salvage Alliance (SALSA)
Tucson, Arizona

Richard Barry, BBA, CHT-A
Vice President of Safety and Technical Healogics
Jacksonville, Florida

Jennifer A. Berry, FNP-BC
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Saint Louis, Missouri

Nicholas J. Bevilacqua, DPM, FACFAS
North Jersey Orthopaedic Specialists, P.A.
Teaneck, New Jersey

Shirley Blanchard, PhD, ABDA, OTR/L, FAOTA
Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions
Creighton University
Omaha, Nebraska

Barbara J. Braden, PhD, FAAN
Dean Emerita
Graduate School and University College
Creighton University
Omaha, Nebraska

A.C. Browne, MB, MICGP
General Practitioner
Department of General Practice
Mercers Medical Centre
Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland
Dublin, Ireland

Sarah M.E. Cockbill PhD, LL.M, B.Pharm, M.Pharm, DAgVetPharm, MIPharmM, FCPP, FRPharmS
Honorary Lecturer
Cardiff School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
Cardiff University
Cardiff, Wales, UK

Gregory A. Compton, MD, CMD
OpenDelta Consulting, LLC
Johns Island, South Carolina

Patricia Coutts, RN
Wound Care and Clinical Trials Coordinator
Toronto Regional Wound Healing Clinic
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Linda Cowan, PhD, ARNP, FNP-BC, CWS
Research Health Scientist
Center of Innovation for Disability and Rehabilitation Research (CIDRR8)
North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
Gainesville, FL
Adjunct Associate Professor at the University of Florida College of Nursing
Gainesville, FL

Sue Currence, BSN, RN, CWON
University of Maryland
St. Joseph Medical Center
Towson, Maryland

Jean M. de Leon, MD
Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
University of Texas Southwestern
Dallas, Texas

Morty Eisenberg, MD, MScCH, CCFP, FCFP
Hospitalist Division Head and Wound Consultant
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. St. John's Rehab Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Assistant Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine and Dalla Lana School of Public Health Faculty of Medicine
University of Toronto

Cynthia Ann Fleck, RN, BSN, MBA, APN/CNS, ET/WOCN, CWS, CFCN, DNC
Cynthia Fleck & Associates, LLC
St. Louis, Missouri

Robert G. Frykberg, DPM, MPH
Chief, Podiatry
Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Harriet W. Hopf, MD
Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Anesthesiology
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah

Dean Kane, MD, FACS
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD
The Center for Cosmetic Surgery and MediSpa
Baltimore, Maryland

David Keast, BSc(Hon), MSc, DipEd, MD, CCFP, FCFP
Centre Director
Aging, Rehabilitation and Geriatric Care Research Centre
Lawson Health Research Institute
St. Joseph's Parkwood Hospital
London, Ontario, Canada

John P. Kirby, MD, MS, FCCWS, FACS
Medical Director
Surgical & Wound Care Clinic
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Section of Acute & Critical Care Surgery
Department of Surgery
Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Saint Louis, Missouri

Diane L. Krasner, PhD, RN, CWCN, CWS, MAPWCA, FAAN
Wound & Skin Care Consultant
Adjunct Faculty, Nursing & Allied Health
Harrisburg Area, Community College – York Campus
Instructor, Achieve Test Prep – York Campus, APPRISE (PA SHIP)
Counselor, York County Area Agency of Aging
York, Pennsylvania

Stephan J. Landis, MD, FRCPC
Department of Hospital Medicine, and Ambulatory Wound Clinic
Guelph General Hospital
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Dermatology Day Care and Wound Clinic
Women's College Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

James B. Lutz, MS, CCRA
Lutz Consulting, LLC
Medical Writing Services
Buellton, California

Heather McConnell, RN, BScN, MA (Ed)
Associate Director
International Affairs and Best Practice Guidelines Centre
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Ontario, Canada

Jeffery A. Niezgoda, MD, FACHM, MAPWCA, CHWS
President, The American College of Hyperbaric Medicine
President and Chief Medical Officer, WebCME.net
Medical Director AZH Centers
Medical Director, Sheehan Care Plan Centers
Consultant in Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine

Linda Norton, BScOT, OT Reg (ONT), MScCH
National Educator
Shoppers Home Health Care
Toronto, Ontario
Director, Interprofessional Team
Canadian Association of Wound Care Institute

Heather L. Orsted, RN, BN, ET, MSc
Principal, eQuadra Solutions Inc.
Abbotsford, BC, Canada

Priscilla Phillips, PhD
Department of Oral Biology
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

Mary Ellen Posthauer, RDN, CD, LD
Consulting Dietitian
Past Director/President
National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel

Patricia Price, BA (Hons), PhD, AFBPsS, CPsychol, FHEA
Department of Wound Healing
School of Medicine, Cardiff University
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Catherine R. Ratliff, PhD, APRN-BC, CWOCN, CFCN
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, Virginia

George T. Rodeheaver, PhD
Professor and Director
Plastic Surgery Research
University of Virginia Medical Center
Charlottesville, Virginia

Siobhan Ryan, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Professor
Division of Dermatology
Department of Medicine
University of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Pamela Scarborough, PT, DPT, MS, CDE, CWS, CEEAA
Director of Public Policy and Education
American Medical Technologies
Irvine, California

Jos M.G.A. Schols, MD, PhD
Professor of Old Age Medicine
Department of Family Medicine and Department of Health Services Research
Caphri - School for Public Health and Primary Care
Maastricht University
Maastricht, The Netherlands

Gregory Schultz, PhD
UF Research Foundation Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Institute for Wound Research
University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

R. Gary Sibbald, BSc, MD, MEd, FRCPC (Med), FRCPC (Derm), MACP, FAAD, MAPWCA
Professor of Medicine and Public Health
University of Toronto
Director, International Interprofessional Wound Care Course (IIWCC- U. of Toronto, Stellenbosch University, New York University, Abu Dhabi)
Masters of Science in Community Health (Prevention and Wound Care)
Dalla Lana Faculty of Public Health
Past President, World Union of Wound Healing Societies

Adrianne P. S. Smith, MD
President and CEO
APS Medical Consultants
San Antonio, Texas

Stephen Sprigle, PhD, PT
Professor, Applied Physiology, Bioengineering & Industrial Design
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, Georgia

Linda A. Stamm, APRN-BC, CWS (deceased)
Formerly at Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University, School of Medicine
Saint Louis, Missouri

Joyce Stechmiller, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAAN
Department Chair, Department of Adults and Elderly
Associate Professor of Nursing
College of Nursing, University of Florida
Gainesville, Florida

Nancy A. Stotts, RN, EdD, FAAN
Professor Emeritus
University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, California

Terence D. Turner, OBE, FRPharmS, MPharm
University of Wales College of Medicine
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Lia van Rijswijk, MSN, RN, CWCN
Instructor
Holy Family University School of Nursing and Allied Health Professions
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Clinical Editor, Ostomy Wound Management
HMP Communications
Malvern, Pennsylvania

Robert A. Warriner, III, MD, FCCP, FACWS, FAPWCA (deceased)
Former Chief Medical Officer
Healogics
Jacksonville, Florida

Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS
Osceola Regional Medical Center
Kissimmee, Florida

James R. Wilcox, RN, BSN, ACHRN, CWCN, CFCN, CWS, WCC, DAPWCA, FCCWS
Immediate Past President
Baromedical Nurses Association
Director of Research & Quality for Medical Affairs
Healogics
Jacksonville, Florida

Deidre D. Wipke-Tevis, RN, PhD
Associate Professor & PhD Program Director
Sinclair School of Nursing
University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, Missouri

Kathy Whittington, RN, MS, CWCN
Clinical Support Manager
Span-America
Greenville, South Carolina

Laurel A. Wiersema-Bryant, APRN, BC, CWS
Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine
Saint Louis, Missouri

Kevin Y. Woo, PhD, RN, FAPWCA
Assistant Professor
School of Nursing, Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Stephanie C. Wu, DPM, MS
Biomechanics, Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
North Chicago, Illinois
Associate Professor
Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, Illinois



Edited by Diane L. Krasner, PhD, RN, CWCN, CWS, MAPWCA , FAAN