Monday, March 13, 2006

‘Practical Approaches to Wound Healing’

FOUNDATION FOR EFFECTIVE WOUND MANAGEMENT

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DATES AND LOCATION
May 11-12, 2006 August 28-29, 2006

Palmetto Health Richland

Two Medical Park

Lower Level Conference Center

Columbia, South Carolina

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is for Physicians, Nurses, Physical Therapists, Wound Specialists and other interested Clinicians.

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES
After attending this activity, participants should be able to:

Discuss the physiology of tissue injury and wound repair.
Describe wound assessment and documentation.
Select and use basic and advanced wound care products/technologies.
Describe wound bed preparation including debridement, diagnosis of infection, and use of topical antimicrobials.
Recognize proper care of atypical wounds.
Identify differential diagnosis and management of arterial, venous and diabetic wounds.
Recognize the role of adjunctive therapies including support surfaces, offloading, nutrition, medications, etc.
Identify appropriate surgical management of chronic wounds.
Make decisions regarding fundamentals of billing for wound care products and services.
For additional information and registration options please visit our website at http://baromedical.com/wound_conference1.asp