Expert Consensus Panel Recommendations on Use of Placental-Based Allografts in the Surgical Setting
Christopher Bassil, MD
Obstetrics and Gynecology of Atlanta
Vice-Chairman - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Caroline Clarke, MD
Bidhan Das, MD, FACS
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
Houston McGovern Medical School
Colon and Rectal Clinic
The University of Texas
Anahita Dua, MD, MS, MBA
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Director, MGH Vascular Lab
Massachusetts General Hospital
Matthew G. Garoufalis, DPM, FASPS, FACPM, CWS, FFPM RCPS (Glasg)
Physicians Surgery Care Center
Nicolas J. Mouawad, MD, MPH, MBA, FSVS, FRCS, FACS, RPVI
Chief and Medical Director, Vascular & Endovascular Surgery
Vice-Chair, Department of Surgery
McLaren Health System - Bay Region
Bay City, Michigan
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This activity is designed for physicians and nurses involved in burns, tissue repair, vascular surgery, dermatologic surgery, surgical wound healing, and plastic and reconstructive surgery.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Examine up-to-date recommendations and algorithms, defined by expert opinion, to address treatment gaps related to the use of placental-based allografts (PBAs) in the surgical setting
- Determine the appropriate candidates for PBAs in which surgical procedures to use them and how to optimize their use
- Evaluate the economic impact and cost implications associated with the use of PBAs in the surgical setting
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Release Date: July 28, 2021
Expiration Date: September 30, 2022
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Dr. Bassil: Consultant/Speaker—Next Science
Dr. Clarke: Speakers' Bureau—MiMedx
Dr. Das: Speakers' Bureau—MiMedx
Dr. Dua: Consultant/Speakers' Bureau—MiMedx
Dr. Garoufalis: Chief Medical Officer—AOTI; Consultant—3M/KCI, Modulim, Orpyx Renovoderm, Stryker; Speaker—Horizon, MiMedx, OrthoDerm
Dr. Mouawad: Consultant/Speaker's Bureau—MiMedx
Daniel Federman, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
Associate Chief of Medicine
VA Connecticut Healthcare System
West Haven, Connecticut
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWOCN (nurse planner)
Susie Seaman Wound Care Consulting
San Diego, CA
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