We are familiar with the concept of infection in the TIME wound bed preparation framework, but the I also represents inflammation. This webcast will cover the clinical signs and symptoms of inflammation and the role of ionic silver for wounds with infection, at-risk of infection or delayed healing without signs of overt infection. Silver is […]
Skin cleansing in VLU care can be an overlooked area that requires a new approach and simple solutions. Learn about a novel approach to leg ulcer cleansing using Octenisan wash mitts to maintain healthy skin around the ulcer and to prevent infection. By attending watching this webcast, you will gain insight into: The importance of […]
The aim of the webcast is to give practical advice on using the ‘Safe to Compress’ pathway. The pathway provides a simple two-step plan, for the patient journey: 1. ASSESS AND CLEAN 2. HEAL 3. PREVENTION Each step includes practical guidance, decision-making based on the individual patient, and suitable product selections.
The aim of this webcast is to outline the causes, clinical presentation and management of the common conditions relating to Moisture-Associated Skin Damage (MASD). Alison Parnham will discuss the potential implications that too much moisture can have on the skin. She will summarise the importance of assessment, introduce a simple classification tool for MASD, the S.M.A.R.T resource […]
Watch this important session on advances in Intermittent Pneumatic Compression (IPC) therapy for hard-to-heal venous ulcers. The session will include presentations from Dr Rhys Morris who will describe the physiological effects of IPC. Dr Jane Davies will introduce WoundExpress as a new technology and, to conclude, Karen Staines and Nicky Ivins will share case studies […]
Become an #EverydaySuperhero with practical tips to provide patient-centric, effective leg ulcer care.
Local and systemic factors that contribute to inflammation need to be identified and managed. This webcast discusses how prolonged inflammation can have an impact on healing, how to identify inflammation in practice, and which patients are at risk. To begin, Breda Cullen will describe the difference between inflammation and infection through simple, easy and notable […]