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Advances in Wound Bed Preparation

Lawrence Lavery,

Lawrence A Lavery, DPM, MPH discusses the latest advances in wound bed preparation, how infection control improves wound healing, as well as explaining the role of negative pressure wound therapy in wound healing.

CEU (Credits: 0.75)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Define how infection control improves wound healing
  2. Discuss latest options and evidence for wound bed preparation
  3. Explain how negative pressure wound therapy reduces infection
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CEU (Credits: 0.75)

    NURSING: AffinityCE/Professional Education Services Group (ACE/PESG) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. ACE/PESG is awarding 0.75 contact hours for this activity.(Activity Number:198011)

    Release Date: 12/15/2018 Expiration Date: 12/15/2019

  • Author
  • Lawrence Lavery,

    Professor and Director of Clinical Research
    Department of Plastic Surgery
    University of Texas
    Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX

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    Lawrence Lavery has nothing to disclose.