JEFFREY M. LEVINE, M.D.

SPECIALIZING IN GERIATRIC MEDICINE & WOUND CARE

Dr. Levine is a nationally recognized expert in wound care and pressure ulceration. and has published and spoken widely on this topic. He is a Board Member of the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP). Dr. Levine's Pocket Guide to Pressure Ulcers co-authored by Elizabeth Ayello RN and published by the New Jersey Hospital Association is in its 4th printing and has sold over 30,000 copies.

This pocket guide to pressure ulcers sold over 30,000 copies in its first year of publication.

This book is designed for clinicians who need quick access to information to help with wound identification and staging.  Richly illustrated with line drawings and photographs, and laminated for durability, any clinician treating chronic wounds will find this guide helpful.  The book covers pressure ulcer prevention, staging, diagnosis of infection, changes in aging skin, and wound diagnosis in persons with darkly pigmented skin.  There are also sections dealing with the Minimum Data Set (MDS) versions 2.0 and 3.0.This wound guide was published by the New Jersey Hospital Association (NJHA), and you can order direct from them.  The book is reasonably priced, and there is substantial discount for bulk sales.

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Dr. Jeffrey M. Levine has authored numerous articles on topics related to healthcare of the elderly. These include medical history, prevention and treatment of chronic wounds such as pressure ulcers, elder neglect and abuse, and physical restraints. He has also edited a book on legal and regulatory aspects of nursing homes.