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SKIN AND WOUND CARE

For many people with EB, blister management and dressing changes are activities that have to be carried out daily. Knowing how to lance blisters, manage different wound types and itch, prevent and treat infection, and recognise warning signs of possible cancer are all crucial in EB wound care.

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GUIDANCE FOR ADULTS WITH EB AND THEIR CARERS

Topics covered in this booklet include:

  • the fundamentals of wound care management

  • dealing with infections

  • factors impacting healing

  • itch/pruritus

  • squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)

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HEALTHY BODY AND SKIN

Booklet

This booklet is a quick-reference guide on the key aspects of skin and wound care in EB. Topics covered in this booklet include bathing techniques, care for different types of wounds, alternatives where specialist EB wound care products are unavailable, how to spot the signs of skin cancer, and much more.

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SHARE WITH YOUR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL

The information and recommendations in this patient guide and EB infographics booklet come from a variety of clinical practice guidelines. Share these documents with your dermatologist/skin care specialist and/or foot care specialist to guide them in your treatment and care.