EWMA Conference 2018

Clinical guidance materials from other organisations

The following guidelines have been produced by various international, European or national bodies.

The listed guidelines are not EWMA guidelines but the list give an overview of the existing guidance relevant for wound and lymphoedema care.

For an overview of EWMA's publications including the Position Documents, which are available in several languages, click here



















AIUC - AISLeC Guidelines For Pain Mangement In The Patient With Chronic Skin Lesions


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Best Practice for the Management of Lymphoedema

By the International Lymphoedema Framework, ILF

More information at http://www.lympho.org/

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European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP) Guidelines


EPUAP-NPUAP-PPPIA International Pressure Ulcer Guidelines



International Consensus on the Diabetic Foot & Practical Guidelines on the Management and Prevention on the Diabetic Foot

By the International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot


More information and purchase opportunity



International Compression Club (ICC) Guidelines


More information and free download



The Care of Patients with Chronic Leg Ulcer

By the Scottish Intercollegiate Guidelines Network (SIGN)


More information and free download


Australian and New Zealand Clinical Practice Guideline for Prevention and Management of Venous Leg Ulcers

By Wounds Australia and the New Zealand Wound Care Society


More information and free download

Additional guidelines and documents published by wounds Australia can be found here



Various guidelines and "easy to read" treatment guidance brochures developed

by the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care, US


More information and free download