Updates in Wound Care – Nov 4, 2017

Updates in Wound Care: A Systematic Approach

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Saturday, 4 November 2017

3W’s Pavilion, UWI, St. Michael

430pm- 830pm

To bring participants up to date on current evidence-based wound management and assessment of acute and chronic wounds, optimizing wound healing with effective wound-bed preparation, and selecting appropriate dressings. This CME will feature an interactive session exploring various solutions and treatment modalities in wound care.

Guest Speaker: Dr. Heikke Uustal, Physiatrist/ Wound Care Physician. JFK Medical Centre.

Topics include:

  • Current Situation: Wound Care in Barbados
  • Systematic Approach to Wound Care
    • Wound Healing
    • Wound Assessment
    • Debridement Techniques
    • Dressing Selections
  • Offloading Techniques
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
  • Interactive Session: Solutions and Healing – What Really Works

Who should attend: Physicians, Nurses and other health professionals involved in wound management.

BDS$100.00 – Physicians

BDS$80.00 – Nurses & Allied Health Professionals

BDS$50.00 – Students

BDS$50.00 – for those who are registered to attend the Nov 4 Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Conference.

RSVP: Registration

www.hibiscushealthcaribbeanevents.eventbrite.com or hhccmeevents@gmail.com

Payment: Ticketpal.com; AB Music Supplies Sheraton; LLESC; Hugo Boss –Limegrove; Payment Pick-up: 246-253-9384