Wound Care Resources

The National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) Web site, MedlinePlus, has a page of resources concerning wounds here. MedlinePlus information on complex regional pain syndrome is available here.

Information on clinical trials for people with wounds and complex regional pain syndrome can be found here. ClinicalTrials.gov is a searchable registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. ClinicalTrials.gov provides information about a trial’s purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details. This information should be used in conjunction with advice from healthcare professionals.

The following organizations also provide information about wounds:

  • Association for the Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC)
    83 General Warren Blvd.
    Suite 100
    Malvern, PA 19355
    Fax: 610-560-0502
    Toll Free: 866-AAWC-999
    Website: aawconline.org
  • American Academy of Dermatology
    P.O. Box 4014
    Schaumburg, IL 60168-4014
    Phone: 847-330-0230
    Physician referral hotline: 888-462-DERM (462-3376)
    Fax: 847-330-0050
    Website: aad.org