A multidisciplinary approach

towards wound healing

All About Masks

Liezl Naude from Eloquent Health and Wellness has put together a useful video on the topic of Mask.


Who we are

The Wound Healing Association of Southern Africa (WHASA) is a multidisciplinary organization incorporating a team approach towards wound healing.

We intend becoming the primary resource for healthcare professionals to foster research and education while advancing wound management.


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The Wound Healing Association of Southern Africa (WHASA) is a multidisciplinary organization incorporating a team approach towards wound healing.

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Psychometric validation of a knowledge assessment tool for skin tears

 We would like to invite you to participate in the first phase of the psychometric validation of a newly developed skin tear knowledge assessment tool by participating in this survey. The survey consists of 20 multiple-choice questions about skin tears and 11 demographic questions.

 You will then be invited to participate in the second phase of this project, which will commence one week after completing this survey.

 Please use the following link to start the first survey:https://www.survey.ugent.be/lime/index.php/366377/lang-en

 For further information you can reach us at Hanne.VanTiggelen@UGent.be or +32 (0) 9 332 83 86.

 Many thanks for your efforts!

 Best regards,

Prof. dr. Dimitri Beeckman

drs. Hanne Van Tiggelen



Message from WHASA as we entered 
LOCKDOWN in South Africa 


Dear Members please see the address from the WHASA President with the attached Letter.

https://bit.ly/WHASALETTER2732020

All the Best 


Wound Healing Southern Africa

Wound Healing Southern Africa (WHSA) seeks to publish articles related to wound healing and wound care. This may take the form of original research (clinical or laboratory work), review papers for continued professional development (CPD), case reports, product reviews and letters (scientific and editorial). The target readership is specialists allied to wound care, general practitioners and nursing and allied professions with an interest in the field.

All material submitted for publication must be submitted exclusively to WHSA unless both WHSA and the relevant journal have given authorisation to publish. All articles will be sent for peer review. WHSA will not accept material submitted to, or published by, other journals or books. Opinions expressed by authors are their own and not necessarily those of MedPharm Publications, the editorial staff, or any member of the editorial advisory board. The publishers of WHSA accept no responsibility for statements made by contributors or claims made by advertisers nor does the publication of advertisements constitute or imply endorsement. The content of WHSA is protected by copyright.


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