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Looking for help with a wound? On this page, you'll find a range of informative factsheets compiled by experts at Wounds Australia on everything the consumer needs to know about chronic wounds.

Factsheet 1: What is a chronic wound?

Factsheet 2: Chronic wounds - are you at risk?

Factsheet 3: The impact of a chronic wound

Factsheet 4: The risks of an untreated wound

Factsheet 5: Chronic wound self-care

Factsheet 6: Sources of professional wound advice

Factsheet 7: Getting to know your skin

Factsheet 8: Your skin care plan

Factsheet 9: Diabetes and chronic wounds

Factsheet 10: Caring for diabetic feet

Factsheet 11: What is a venous leg ulcer?


Please note: these resources are intended as a general guide only and are designed to support, not replace, your relationship with your healthcare professionals. Please seek medical attention as required. They were produced by Wounds Australia in consultation with qualified clinicians and are reviewed regularly and reviewed dates are indicated in each resource. 

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Questions about these resources? Please email us.