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The Role of Antimicrobial Dressings in Biofilm-based Wound Care

The Role of Antimicrobial Dressings in Biofilm-based Wound Care

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

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

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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