Clinical Webcasts

Clinical Webcasts

Introduction to Wounds  1.0 contact hour * Description: This training will provide you with a basic understanding of the structure and function of skin and the phases of wound healing. Participants will also learn the difference between acute and chronic wounds and the humanistic and financial burdens of wounds. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this training module you will be able to: Describe the...
The Science of Ancient Remedies & Why We Use Them Today 1.0 CE Credit Hour* Description: This training module describes wound healing remedies that were used in ancient times. Remedies such as honey, silver, seaweed, placental tissue, maggot therapy, and suction were used for wound management in ancient times and are still used today. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this Training Module you will be able to:...
Wound Etiology & Management  1.0 contact hour* Description: This training course reviews the etiology of and how to manage the key causes of pressure injuries, diabetic ulcers and venous ulcers. Participants will also explore the basic principles of wound management.  Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this training module you will be able to: Describe the etiology of pressure injuries...
Wound Assessment & T.I.M.E. Concept 1.0 contact hour* Description: This training course explains essential wound assessment and the T.I.M.E. acronym as it relates to wound healing. Other principles of wound management are discussed, including dressing selection, signs of infection, and wound terminology.  Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this training module you will be able to: Describe five...
NPWT - A Review  1.0 contact hour* Description: This training course will describe the indications and contraindications of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy along with the components of NPWT devices. Participants will gain a better understanding of the science behind NPWT to better support the rationale for use in clinical practice. Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this training module you will be able to:...
Antimicrobials & Understanding Infection  1.0 contact hour* Description: This training will discuss the role of bacteria in wound care and the management of infection in wounds. Time will also be spent on the prevention of infection.  Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this training module you will be able to: Explain the impact of bacteria on wounds including biofilm formation Define...
Diabetic Foot Ulcers  1.0 contact hour* Description: This training will discuss the prevalence of diabetes in the USA along with its complications. The consequences, treatment approaches, and assessment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers (DFU) will also be addressed.  Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this training module you will be able to: Understand the prevalence of diabetes and associated foot ulcers in...
Differentiation of Chronic Lower Leg Ulcers 1.0 contact hour* Description: This training will discuss the management of patients with lower leg ulcers and wound assessment as it relates to chronic lower leg ulcers. The course will review the management of Venous Leg Ulcers (VLU), Arterial Ulcers, and Diabetic Foot Ulcers (DFU). Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this training module you will be able to: List...
Description: This clinical education webcast will focus on the clinical outcomes that can be achieved by combining innovative topical wound dressings for moisture management with multi-layer compression therapy for edema control. Clinical case studies will be presented and discussed during the LIVE Q&A. Learning Objectives: Understand best debridement practices Role of moisture management in wound healing...