RCN guideline on the management of leg ulcers

Nurs Stand. 1998 Nov 18-24;13(9):61-3. doi: 10.7748/ns1998.


The treatment of uncomplicated leg ulcers has not always been carried out effectively. In this article, the authors introduce an evidence-based clinical guideline for the treatment of uncomplicated leg ulcers and highlight some of the key recommendations. This is to be launched at Nursing Standard's conference on evidence-based nursing this week.

Publication types

  • Guideline
  • Practice Guideline

MeSH terms

  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Humans
  • Leg Ulcer / nursing*
  • Nursing Evaluation Research