As a deliverable for the United4health project, EWMA has published a document on eHealth in wound care: "eHealth in Wound Care - Overview and Key Issues to Consider Before Implementation"
It is published as an online supplement by the Journal of Wound Care, and is available for free download here
The document aims to support the wound care professionals’ interest and engagement in the development of eHealth solutions to benefit patients, health care professionals, and health care systems.
The document includes an introduction to terminology, a method for evaluation of eHealth solutions, an overview of available evidence, a discussion about the barriers and facilitators for the use of eHealth in wound care, and a road map for implementation in clinical practice.
The document is written in collaboration with the Australian Wound Management Association (AWMA).
Authors: Zena Moore (Chair, Ireland), Donna Angel (Australia), Knut Kröger (Germany), Bill McGuiness (Australia), Tom O’Conner (Ireland), Benjamin Schnack Brandt Rasmussen (Denmark), Knud Bonnet Yderstræde (Denmark)