What is the role of nutrition in wound care?

Updated: Apr 24, 2020
  • Author: Brian J Daley, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCP, CNSC; Chief Editor: Zubin J Panthaki, MD, CM, FACS, FRCSC  more...
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Adequate nutrition is an often-overlooked requirement for normal wound healing. [26] Address protein-calorie malnutrition and deficiencies of vitamins and minerals.


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