Patient currently using mechanical method (wet to dry dressing) on venous leg ulcer but she found it is not good her. Now she is asking nurse to use maggot debridement therapy on her leg ulcer. We need to present our findings in a way that allows patient to make informed decisions about her care.
In patients with venous leg ulcer, which method is more effective at healing leg ulcer?
Two methods are:
- Maggot debridement therapy
- Mechanical method (wet to dry dressing)