Tissue Destruction Classification Systems
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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Assessing the level of tissue destruction in wounds can be a confusing challenge. This important task is frequently accompanied by questions and the need for clarification to accurately classify the level of damage seen in wounds. The purpose of this article was to present several known classification systems to help clarify this issue for the clinician.
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Korzendorfer, Holly; Scarborough, Pamela; and Hettrick, Heather, "Tissue Destruction Classification Systems" (2013). Department of Physical Therapy Faculty Articles. 29.