Skin Care during Coronavirus (Covid-19)

The Tissue Viability Society is keen to support Healthcare Professionals and their patients during Coronavirus (COVID-19). Using resources from organisations, including their Corporate Sponsors and Industry Partners, the table below is the latest information available for Skin Care.

3M+KCIDecision making questionnaire for MASD
(Moisture Associated Skin Damage)
Click here for more information
Skin Protectant decision tool
for Moisture Lesions/Incontinence Associated Dermatitis (IAD)
Click here for more information
Skin tear first responder pathway of careClick here for more information
Journal of Wound CarePrevention of skin damage caused by the protective equipment used to mitigate COVID-19Click here for more information
NHS England & NHS ImprovementSkin care during proning checklistClick here for more information
NSWOC (Nurses Specialised in Wound, Ostomy, Continence Canada)Best Practice Recommendations for Skin Health Among Critically Ill PatientsClick here for more information
Royal College of NursingHand hygiene and caring for your handsClick here for more information
Smith + NephewTreatment of superficial skin tears of any size that can be managed within the care homeClick here for more information
Treatment and management of skin tears in clinical practiceClick here to download a copy of the educational presentation
University of NottinghamCEBD Coronavirus Resource for DermatologyClick here for more information

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