Leveraging Evidence, Interdisciplinary Approaches and Material Engineering to Increase Compliance and Obtain Clinical Benefits with Compression Therapy
This program was recorded during the WoundCon 2021 Virtual Meeting. If you claimed credit for the live program, you cannot claim credit for this enduring program.
Emily Greenstein, APRN, CNP, CWON, FACCWS
Certified Wound and Ostomy Nurse Practitioner
Sanford Health, Rasmussen College
John C. Lantis MD, FACS
Professor and Site-Chief of Surgery
Mount Sinai West Hospital, Icahn School of Medicine
New York, NY
Lucian Vlad, MD
Wake Forest School of Medicine
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These activities are designed for clinicians, across the continuum, involved in the prevention and management of patients with chronic wounds.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Review evidence from several clinical studies on the efficacy, safety, and tolerance of a novel dual compression system
- Compare and contrast the interface pressures of various compression bandage systems
- Develop strategies to increase compliance with compression therapy
- Examine case studies illustrating clinical outcomes using a novel dual compression system for management of venous leg ulcers
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Release Date: July 30, 2021
Expiration Date: December 30, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 1.00 hour
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NACCME would like to thank the following company who has supported "Leveraging Evidence, Interdisciplinary Approaches and Material Engineering to Increase Compliance and Obtain Clinical Benefits with Compression Therapy" through an educational grant: URGO Medical North America
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Ms. Greenstein: Advisory Board—Coloplast, Urgo Medical North America; Consultant—3M Healthcare, Medical Solution’s Division, Bandgrip, Integra LifeSciences, Urgo Medical North America
Dr. Lantis: Consultant—Urgo Medical North America; Smith & Nephew Advanced Wound Management Division
Dr. Vlad: Consultant & Speakers Bureau—3M Health Care, Medical Solutions Division, Medline Industries, Milliken
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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