Terry Treadwell, MD, FACS, FAAWC, Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP,CWON-AP, FACCWS and Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS review best practices in compression therapy and skin and wound care to optimize VLU management
Amanda Estapa, ACNP-BC, CWS, FACCWS, DAPWCA, Matthew G. Garoufalis, DPM, FASPS, FACPM, CWS, FFPM RCPS (Glasg), FRSM and Robert J. Klein, DPM, FACFAS, CWS, FFPM RCPS (Glasgow) investigate challenges associated with the use of medical adhesives associated with wound care products on periwound skin and the increased risk of patient’s developing medical-adhesive-related skin injury
Lee C. Ruotsi, MD, CWSP, ABWMS, UHM, Catherine T. Milne, MSN, APRN, CWOCN-AP and Daphne Hodges, BSN, CWOCN employ a comprehensive patient history and assessment to the plan of care for patients with pressure injury
Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON-AP, FACCWS, Christopher Barrett, DPM, CWS, FAPWCA and Matthew G. Garoufalis, DPM, FASPS, FACPM, CWS, FFPM RCPS (Glasg), FRSM investigate the importance of heightened awareness of biofilm presence in DFUs and the potential for serious consequences
Daphne Hodges BScN, RN, CWOCN, Kersten E. Reider, MSN, CRNP, CWOCN, and Catherine T. Milne, MSN, APRN, CWOCN-AP summarize the prevention and treatment options for pressure injuries and examine some relevant case studies.
In this course, an expert panel examines the diagnosis, prevention and care of moisture associated skin damage (MASD) as well as to how to properly code the condition.
Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS and Philip Wrotslavsky DPM FACFAS discuss the landscape of negative pressure wound therapy and explore cases illustrating the use of negative pressure wound therapy on a variety of wound types. Then they'll examine best practice techniques for optimizing the use of NPWT across the spectrum of healthcare delivery.
Elizabeth Faust, MSN, CRNP, CSWS, CWOCN-AP, MAPWCA, Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON-AP, FACCWS, Robert J. Klein, DPM, FACFAS, CWS, FFPM RCPS (Glasgow) and Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS discuss strategies and techniques for transitioning negative pressure wound therapy across the continuum.
This webcast provides evidence-based data on various skin injuries and the current management therapies as well as new ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes.