Kevin Y Woo

Summary

Affiliation: Queen's University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Physicians' knowledge and attitudes in the management of wound infection
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int Wound J 13:600-4. 2016
  2. doi Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice in the Management of Mixed Arteriovenous Leg Ulcers
    Kevin Y Woo
    Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 15:52-7. 2016
  3. doi Evidence-based approach to manage persistent wound-related pain
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 7:86-94. 2013
  4. doi Reduction of bacterial burden and pain in chronic wounds using a new polyhexamethylene biguanide antimicrobial foam dressing-clinical trial results
    R Gary Sibbald
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:78-84. 2011
  5. doi A randomized controlled trial to evaluate an antimicrobial dressing with silver alginate powder for the management of chronic wounds exhibiting signs of critical colonization
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, and Wound Care Consultant, West Park Health Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 25:503-8. 2012
  6. doi Continuous topical oxygen for the treatment of chronic wounds: a pilot study
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 25:543-7. 2012
  7. doi Exploring the effects of pain and stress on wound healing
    Kevin Y Woo
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 25:38-44; quiz 45-6. 2012
  8. doi Pressure ulcer staging revisited: superficial skin changes & Deep Pressure Ulcer Framework©
    R Gary Sibbald
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:571-80; quiz 581-2. 2011
  9. doi Special considerations in wound bed preparation 2011: an update©
    R Gary Sibbald
    Public Health Sciences and Medicine, International Interprofessional Wound Care Course and Masters of Science in Community Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:415-36; quiz 437-8. 2011
  10. doi Local wound care for malignant and palliative wounds
    Kevin Y Woo
    West Park Health Care Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 23:417-28; quiz 429-30. 2010

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi Physicians' knowledge and attitudes in the management of wound infection
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int Wound J 13:600-4. 2016
    ..Low levels of current knowledge were reported for all biofilm-related topics. ..
  2. doi Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice in the Management of Mixed Arteriovenous Leg Ulcers
    Kevin Y Woo
    Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Low Extrem Wounds 15:52-7. 2016
    ..However, challenges to promote treatment adherence, address psychosocial concerns, and optimize symptom management are common. ..
  3. doi Evidence-based approach to manage persistent wound-related pain
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Curr Opin Support Palliat Care 7:86-94. 2013
    ..A systematized approach is recommended for the management of wound-associated pain with the objectives to address pain relief, increase function, and restore overall quality of life...
  4. doi Reduction of bacterial burden and pain in chronic wounds using a new polyhexamethylene biguanide antimicrobial foam dressing-clinical trial results
    R Gary Sibbald
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:78-84. 2011
    ....
  5. doi A randomized controlled trial to evaluate an antimicrobial dressing with silver alginate powder for the management of chronic wounds exhibiting signs of critical colonization
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, and Wound Care Consultant, West Park Health Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 25:503-8. 2012
    ..The primary objective of this study was to evaluate if a topical silver dressing that consists of silver alginate powder is effective in managing chronic wounds that exhibit signs of critical colonization and promoting wound healing...
  6. doi Continuous topical oxygen for the treatment of chronic wounds: a pilot study
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 25:543-7. 2012
    ..Signs of bacterial damage were also reduced. Findings from this study suggest TCOT may be beneficial in promoting chronic wound healing...
  7. doi Exploring the effects of pain and stress on wound healing
    Kevin Y Woo
    Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 25:38-44; quiz 45-6. 2012
    ..The impact of pain on the individual can contribute to stress and compromise quality of life. The purpose of this article is to review the relationships among pain, stress, and wound healing...
  8. doi Pressure ulcer staging revisited: superficial skin changes & Deep Pressure Ulcer Framework©
    R Gary Sibbald
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:571-80; quiz 581-2. 2011
    ....
  9. doi Special considerations in wound bed preparation 2011: an update©
    R Gary Sibbald
    Public Health Sciences and Medicine, International Interprofessional Wound Care Course and Masters of Science in Community Health, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:415-36; quiz 437-8. 2011
    ....
  10. doi Local wound care for malignant and palliative wounds
    Kevin Y Woo
    West Park Health Care Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 23:417-28; quiz 429-30. 2010
    ..To enhance the clinician's competence in providing local wound care for malignant and palliative wounds...
  11. ncbi Chronic wound-associated pain, psychological stress, and wound healing
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Surg Technol Int 22:57-65. 2012
    ..The purpose of this paper is to review the relationships among pain, stress, and wound healing...
  12. doi Exploration of pressure ulcer and related skin problems across the spectrum of health care settings in Ontario using administrative data
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Int Wound J 14:24-30. 2017
    ..While there were a number of evidence-based interventions implemented to treat pressure ulcers, only half of the patients received nutritional interventions...
  13. doi The cost of wound debridement: a Canadian perspective
    Kevin Y Woo
    School of Nursing, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int Wound J 12:402-7. 2015
    ..Results indicated that sharp debridement was the most cost-effective followed by enzymatic debridement method. ..
  14. doi Palliative wound care management strategies for palliative patients and their circles of care
    Kevin Y Woo
    Kevin Y Woo, PhD, RN, ACNP, GNC C, FAPWCA Assistant Professor School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen s University Kingston, Ontario, Canada Adjunct Research Professor MClSc Program, School of Physical Therapy, and Faculty of Health Sciences, Western University London, Ontario Wound Care Consultant West Park Healthcare Centre Toronto, Ontario Clinical Web Editor Advances in Skin and Wound Care Diane L Krasner, PhD, RN, CWCN, CWS, MAPWCA, FAAN Wound and Skin Care Consultant Harrisburg Area Community College York Campus York, Pennsylvania Bruce Kennedy, BSc Pharm, MBA Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Palliative Care, Community, and End of Life Program Fraser Health Surrey Memorial Hospital Surrey, British Columbia, Canada David Wardle, BSc Research Assistant Queen s University Kingston, Ontario Olivia Moir Nursing Student Queen s University Kingston, Ontario
    Adv Skin Wound Care 28:130-40; quiz 140-2. 2015
    ..To provide information about palliative wound care management strategies for palliative patients and their circles of care...
  15. ncbi New advances in compression therapy for venous leg ulcers
    Kevin Y Woo
    Queen s University Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Surg Technol Int 23:61-8. 2013
    ..This article synthesizes and appraises the evidence for various types of compression therapies. It also addresses best practice recommendations for the management of leg ulcers when arterial circulation is considered suboptimal. ..
  16. doi A randomized crossover investigation of pain at dressing change comparing 2 foam dressings
    Kevin Y Woo
    Wound Healing Clinic, The New Women s College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 22:304-10. 2009
    ..Pain at dressing change is the result of several factors including trauma and skin stripping caused by the repeated removal of adhesive dressings...
  17. ncbi The use of antimicrobial dressings in chronic wounds: NERDS and STONEES principles
    Kevin Y Woo
    West Park Healthcare Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Surg Technol Int 20:73-82. 2010
    ..This article reviews and offers succinct recommendations pertaining to the management of wound infection in clinical practice...