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NEW COLUMN: My Most Interesting Case This Week

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Online Exclusive

Catherine T. Milne APRN, MSN, BC-ANP/CS, CWOCN-AP

    My phone rings on Friday at 4 pm: a skilled nursing facility in a rural area 60+ miles away has a patient with a problem. They know something isn’t right with an ankle wound and they want someone who can take a look at the patient before the weekend, when per diem staffing is the norm. None of the answers to my questions fits a pattern that can be easily addressed. I decide to make the drive. Fortunately, I take a student.

Industry Spotlight: Elaine McGowan, BSN, RN, CWCN, Vice President of Clinical Affairs, DermaRite Industries

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Industry Spotlight

OWM: Please describe the education, training, and work experiences that prepared you for your current position as Vice President of Clinical Affairs of DermaRite Industries.

Wound Healing Dynamics #6: A Bowel Routine. What's That?

–Karen J. Farid, RN, MA, CWON

Note: This content was originally published on LinkedIn and can be found by clicking here.

 

Industry Spotlight: Gerry LoDuca, DUKAL Corporation

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Industry Spotlight

OWM: Please describe the education, training, and work experiences that prepared you for your current position as President of DUKAL Corporation.

Industry Spotlight: BSN medical President Roberto Muñoz

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Industry Spotlight

OWM: Please describe the education, training, and work experiences that prepared you for your current position as President of BSN.

Wound Healing Dynamics #5: When to Biopsy a Wound

–Karen J. Farid, RN, MA, CWON

Note: This content was originally published on LinkedIn and can be found by clicking here.

Kennedy Terminal Ulcer: What You Need to Know

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Kennedy Terminal Ulcer

What is a Kennedy Terminal Ulcer (KTU)?

A KTU is an unavoidable skin breakdown or skin failure that occurs as part of the dying process.1

What does a KTU look like?

The KTU is described as a pear-, butterfly-, horseshoe-, or sometimes irregular-shaped red/yellow/black ulcer, similar in appearance to an abrasion or blister, that may occur suddenly.2

Industry Spotlight: Nissim Mashiach, Macrocure

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Industry Spotlight

  OWM: Please describe the education, training, and work experiences that have prepared you for your current position as President and CEO of Macrocure.
  I have worked for numerous small- to large-sized local and multinational companies.

Industry Spotlight: Martin Rosendale, Cytomedix (Nuo Therapeutics)

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Industry Spotlight

OWM: Please describe the education, training, and work experiences that prepared you for your current position as CEO of Cytomedix, which is re-branding as Nuo Therapeutics?

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