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. 











Best Practice for the Management of Lymphoedema

By the International Lymphoedema Framework, ILF

More information at

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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


International Compression Club (ICC) Guidelines 

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


Various guidelines for professionals as well as patients and private care givers

by the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care, US

For professsionals:

For patients & private care gives: