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Below is the reference list for review for the Physician Wound Care Certification Exam for Certificate of Added Qualification. All exam questions were referenced from any of texts listed below:

Clinical Guide to Skin and Wound Care (Clinical Guide: Skin & Wound Care) -Cathy Thomas Hess RN BSN CWOCN  

Please note that the seventh edition may be the latest however, not absolutely necessary if  an older copy is easily accessible.
Chronic Wound Care - Krasner DL, Rodeheaver GT, Sibbald RG.
 ·  Hardcover  760 pages
 ·  Publisher: HMP Communications 4th Edition (April 2007)
 ·  ISBN-10: 0970651481
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-0970651488
Clinical Care of the Diabetic Foot - Armstrong D, Lavery L.
 ·  Hardcover  124 pages
 ·  Publisher: American Diabetes Association (2005)
 ·  ISBN-10: 1580402232
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-1580402231
Clinical Guide: Skin and Wound Care - Hess C.
 ·  Spiral-bound: 598 pages
 ·  Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 6th edition (August, 2008)
 ·  Language: English
 ·  ISBN-10: 1-58255-688-1
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-1-58255-688-8
The Diabetic Foot - Veves A.
 ·  Hardcover: 576 pages
 ·  Publisher: Humana Press; 2 edition (June 1, 2006)
 ·  ISBN-10: 1588296105
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-1588296108
Handbook of Lower Extremity Infections - Joseph, W. 
 ·  Paperback: 384 pages
 ·  Publisher: Churchill Livingstone; 2 edition (October, 2002)
 ·  ISBN-10: 0443066086
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-0443066085

Hyperbaric Medicine Procedures - Kindwall EP, Niezgoda JA. 
 ·  Paperback: 324 pages
 ·  Publisher: Aurora Health Care (2006)
 ·  Source: American College of Hyperbaric Medicine (
Management of Diabetic Foot Problems - Campbell DR, Kozak GP, Frykberg RG
 ·  Hardcover: 290 pages
 ·  Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company; 2nd edition (January 1995)
 ·  ISBN-10: 072163284X
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-0721632841
Wound Care Essentials Practice Principles - Baranoski S, Ayello E.
 ·  Paperback: 432 pages
 ·  Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (September, 2003 and 2008 edition)
 ·  ISBN-10: 1582552746
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-1582552743
Wound Care Practice - Sheffield P, Fife C, Smith A.
 ·  Hardcover: 814 pages
 ·  Publisher: Best Publishing Company (January, 2004)
 ·  ISBN-10: 193053616X
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-1930536166
Wound Healing - Falabella A,  Kirsner R
 ·  Hardcover: 760 pages
 ·  Publisher: Informa Healthcare (August, 2005)
 ·  ISBN-10: 0824754581
 ·  ISBN-13: 978-0824754587

Additional sources for preparation include anyone of a number of Wound Care Review type courses offered around the US by several organizations including this organization, CMET. Other organizations that offer these courses include but are not limited to: AAWM and NAWC. If you have any questions on exam preparation or other items, please contact CMET at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 336-923-5065.

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