BALLARAT - Wound Care in General Practice - Wednesday 20 March

Topics:

  • Physiology of wound healing
  • Troubleshooting wounds failing to follow normal healing
  • Identifying appropriate wound dressings
  • Treatment pathways for wounds in general practice

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Be able to describe the physiology of wound healing
  2. Be able to list a minimum of 3 common reasons why wounds may fail to follow the normal healing trajectory
  3. Be able to Identify dressings under the following headings:
  • polyurethane film-sheet and wipe, polyurethane foam, silicone foam, hydrocolloid sheet and paste, hydrogel-, enzyme algino gel, calcium alginate, silver containing dressing, Iodine dressings, tea tree oil dressing, antimicrobial binding dressing, medical honey, hypertonic salt, silicone scar management product, superabsorber pads

        4. Be able to identify common treatment pathways for wounds seen in general practice

Speaker: Jan Rice - Director WoundCare Services

Open to:
Practice Nurses

RSVP: 15 March

For further information contact: Mebin Baby or phone direct line (03) 5304 5605

Event Properties

Event Date 5:30 pm, 20/03/2019
Event End Date 9:00 pm, 20/03/2019
Cut off date 15 03 2019
Location
Western Victoria Primary Health Network - Ballarat
101 Drummond St N, Lake Wendouree VIC 3350, Australia
Western Victoria Primary Health Network - Ballarat