Addressing the Variety and Complexity of Wounds through Innovations in Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
This activity was recorded live during SAWC Fall 2022. Participants who claimed credit for the live program are not eligible to claim credit for this enduring activity.
Amanda Estapa, ACNP-BC, CWS, FACCWS, DAPWCA
Vice President of Clinical Services
Dot M. Weir, RN, CWON, CWS
Saratoga Hospital Wound Healing
Gansevoort, New York
Colin J. Traynor, DPM, CWSP
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Samuel Merritt University
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This activity is designed for designed for physicians, nursing professionals, physical therapists, researchers, scientists, podiatrists, and dietitians across all practice settings involved in wound healing or wound care issues. SAWC Fall programs provide attendees who study and treat wounds with state-of-the-art reviews of clinical problems and research information.
After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
- Integrate a holistic approach to chronic wound management
- Examine the various negative pressure wound therapy modalities for outpatient wound care
- Examine case outcomes for the use of NPWT across a variety of wound types
This on-demand webcast is available with synchronized slides and video/audio.
To be eligible for credit, participants must complete the educational activity, complete the 4-question post-test with a minimum score of 70%, and complete the activity evaluation form. Upon completing the activity, there will be instructions on how to complete the evaluation and print a certificate or other documentation of credit.
Release Date: November 14, 2022
Expiration Date: November 30, 2023
Estimated Time to Complete: 1.00 hour
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Ms. Estapa: Speaker's Bureau— 3M/KCI
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Daniel Federman, MD
Chief of Medicine - VA CT, Professor of Medicine - Yale University School of Medicine
VA CT, Yale University School of Medicine
West Haven, CT, New Haven, CT
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Susie Seaman, NP, MSN, CWCN, CWS (nurse planner)
Wound Clinic, Family Health Centers of San Diego
San Diego, California
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