In this session, Fiona describes how the role of the paramedic has evolved in recent years and specifically in relation to tissue viability. This is an important development for improving outcomes for patients.
In this short presentation, Fiona describes cavity wounds, where to start, how to effectively assess and how to manage.
This short session looks at devitalised/non-viable tissue, how it can be managed and the importance of demarcation as a clue to blood supply.
This short session focuses on granulation tissue, what it looks like and what can go wrong.
Fiona Downie and Jacqui Fletcher provide practical tips for clinicians using the gentle and pain-free Octenidine-based range.
Fiona Downie and Jacqui Fletcher discuss medical adhesive-related skin injuries and how the Appeel Sterile Adhesive Remover is an appropriate product for reducing skin trauma. #TVNTV
The aim of the webcast is to raise awareness and give practical advice on medical-adhesive related skin injury (MARSI), with a focus on assessing patient risk and strategies for prevention. This includes the importance of a full assessment, decision-making based on the individual and their overall health and circumstances, tips for best practice, advice on product selection for […]
Fiona Downie provides tips for managing skin damage from PPE: assessing and developing an individualised care plan, appropriate dressing selection and effective offloading. #TVNTV
What is vasopressor skin damage and why do we need to be familiar with the cause and signs during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond? Fiona Downie explains all.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, self-care in wound care is more vital than ever. Fiona Downie outlines self-care possibilities, a checklist and resources, to facilitate self-care for suitable patients at this time.