Wound Assessment/Load

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Wound Assessment Load

Wound Assessment/Load Is designed to display the size of the wound dressed, types of wound treatments, grafts and skin substitutes used during the patients care episode.

Wound Assessement

Wound Assessment & Consumables

Wound Assessment
  • Donor Site Load - Enter the percentage of the patients overall skin surface the donor site occupies.

SF/SD Load - Enter the percentage of Superficial or Superficial Mid-dermal surface load.

DD/FT Load - Enter percentage of the Deep Dermal or Full Thickness load.

Graft Failure Evident - Choose from the drop down list the percentage of the graft failure evident.

Large Skin Area Dressings Today - Enter the percentage of the dressing area applied the day of the dependency record.

95% Healed - Tick box indicating the wound is 95% healed.

100% Healed - Tick box when the wound is 100% healed.

Treatments for:TODAY

Treatments For Today

Tick boxes for each treatment the patient has received for the relevant conditions.

Skin Substitutes

Skin Substitutes

To enter a new skin substitute Click the NewSkinSubstitute.jpg icon on the Skin Substitutes toolbar.

Multiple skin substitutes can be added for each Daily Dependency.

Skin Substitute - Choose Skin Substitute from drop down list

TBSA% - Enter percentage of Total Burn Surface Area

Click the SaveButton.jpg and the skin substitute entered will be added to the Skin Substitute list, along with the date the information was entered and the users name. To add another Skin Substitute simply click the NewSkinSubstitute.jpg on the toolbar and the drop down list will appear once again.

To delete a skin substitute click the DeleteSkinSubstitute.jpg on the Skin Substitutes toolbar.

Once the Patient is ready for Discharge, the Ward Discharge fields will need completing, for More information regarding Ward Discharge please follow link to Ward Discharge

Editor Types

Date Editor

Can free type date or select from drop down calender. Enter "Today" or press "Clear to exit without entering data.

Time Editor

Can free type time or use scroll bars at the right of data field.

Date & Time Editor

Free type date dd/mm/yyy and time 00.00, or drop down list. Choose "today" button if event was day of inputting data or "Clear to exit field without data entered.

Drop Down / Lookup List

The Lookup List is a collection of common names, places, catagorys, or other types of information that can help you choose a required field. Click on the down arrow to the right of the data field, highlight the relevant information to enter.

Staff Drop Down / Lookup List

Populated by staff names entered as "Users" in Administration.

'Yes/No/(Don't Know Drop Down

A special kind of drop down list to allow a clearer selection of yes, no & don't know when compared to the tick box. Used predominantly in the iBID editors, but due to roll out to all data-entry fields. Input via keyboard can be acheived by pressing Y or N on the keyboard.


Checked - Positive with a known value = 1.

Unchecked - Negative with a known value = 0.

Gray - Don't know with a value = null.

Please note: Check boxes are grey (Unknown) by default.

Postcode Editor (2 part)

Free type 1st part of postcode letters and numbers.

Free type 2nd part of postcode numbers and letters.

Text Field

A free type field to enter as much detail as possible.

(Note: Max 255 characters)

Memo Field

A free type field to enter as much detail as possible (Unlimited chars)

Automatically Filled in Fields

Sometimes shaded, Aquila will fill in these fields automatically from the data entered in previous fields.