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The Role of Antimicrobial Dressings in Biofilm-based Wound Care

The Role of Antimicrobial Dressings in Biofilm-based Wound Care

Summary
The negative impact of biofilm on wounds is an essential consideration for wound care clinicians to understand. This course will provide practical information to help clinicians develop a care plan that includes strategic, appropriate use of antimicrobials as part of a biofilm-based wound care plan.
 
Learning Objectives

  • Describe the impact of biofilms on wounds
  • Discuss the components of a biofilm-based wound care regimen
  • Describe strategies for employing specific antimicrobials in a biofilm-based wound care plan
  • Develop a protocol for antimicrobial product selection and usage

Speaker
Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS
Clinical Staff
Saratoga Hospital Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine
Cansevoort, NY










Accreditation
This web-based, enduring activity is recognized for ONE (1.0) hour of continuing education credit; California Board of Registered Nursing Credit provider #CEP12084; California Pre-hospital (EMT-P) CE provider #65-0537.

Accreditation Period:
July 1, 2020 – July 31, 2022


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