Upcoming Medical Conferences in ButlerSearch Criteria : United States of America Butler
Oct 15 - 19, 2018 | CME 22.75 | USD $2797 | Wound Care
Skin and Wound Management Course And National Alliance of Wound Care and Ostomy (NAWCO) Certification Exam is organized by Wound Care Education Institute (WCEI) and will be held during Oct 15 - 19, 2018 at Sunnyview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Butler, Pennsylvania, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22.75 Credits. The Skin and Wound Management course offers an evidence-based approach to wound management and current standards of practice to keep clinicians legally defensible at the bedside. Learning Objectives : • Discuss how standards standards of care, evidence based practice, and a multidisciplinary wound care team can affect clinical choices in wound management. • Discuss the basic anatomy and physiology of the skin. • Identify at least 5 parameters required for accurate wound assessment. • Identify pressure ulcer stages according to NPUAP guidelines. • Identify 5 factors which enhance or impede the wound healing process. • Explain 4 types of basic principles of wound bed preparation. • Identify 3 major components of a nutritional assessment for optimizing wound healing. • Identify 4 different categories for topical wound management. • Select treatment options based upon wound assessment, etiology, and goal of wound care. • Differentiate arterial, neuropathic, and venous ulcers in terms of causative factors, pathophysiology, appearance, and principles of management. • Describe 3 factors involved in development of a pressure ulcer and interventions to prevent their occurrence. • Describe at least 5 interventions that optimize acute surgical wound healing. • Differentiate between wound etiologies and clinical manifestations of acute and traumatic wounds. • Differentiate types of burns and principles of management. • Select treatment options and differentiate wound etiologies and clinical manifestations of chronic, malignant, and inflammatory wounds. • Discuss 3 adjunctive treatment modalities that enhance wound healing. • Discuss current multidisciplinary care approaches to wound care. • Discuss components required for accurate wound documentation. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.