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Jul 30 - Aug 03, 2018 | CME 22.75 | USD $2797 | Wound Care
Carolina, Puerto Rico
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 from Jul 30 - Aug 03, 2018 at Courtyard by Marriott Isla Verde Beach Resort, Carolina, Puerto Rico, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 22.75 Credits. Course Description: 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 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 on 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 the 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.
Carolina, Puerto Rico
Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine for Primary Care: Derm/Gastro/Neuro/Rheum is organized by Medical Education Resources (MER) and will be held from Apr 04 - 07, 2019 at The Ritz-Carlton, San Juan, Carolina, Puerto Rico, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 16 Credit hours. Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.