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Explore 3 Types of Wound Closure: Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary

Thursday, May 20th, 2021
types of wound closure

You are called in to care for a patient with a full thickness wound. Now what?

Your goal should be to heal the wound as soon as possible and to keep it healed. There are three types of wound closure techniques to consider, and they include:

  • Primary Intention
  • Secondary Intention
  • Tertiary Intention
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