Annual Conference 2021, ACC Liverpool

Military wound care

Professor Steve Jeffery, Consultant Burns and Plastic Surgeon, 306 Hospital Support Squadron 

Learning objectives

  • Exactly the same principles apply as with civilian wounds
  • Debridement is the most important step
  • Multiple debridements may be required before wound closure is safe
  • Versajet is great for removing soft slough

 Find out more about Professor Steve Jeffrey on our Speakers' page