Wound Expo TVN

A free specialist education aimed at the progressive expert practitioner

Wound Expo TVN will be a one day programme taking place on the 5th September.

Wound Expo TVN is aimed at providing the specialist nurse with education on areas of wound care not normally covered at events. The symposiums will be theatre style format with leading speakers in the field challenging practice and teaching on new novel methods of wound care.

Wound Expo TVN is for nurses specialising in tissue viability, please only register below if you fulfil this criteria. If you are a general nurse with an interest in wound care please register for Wound Expo as this is tailored to your educational needs.

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Programme

Chairs:
Rachel Webb, Editor, Journal of Wound Care
Tracy Cowan, Consultant Editor, Journal of Wound Care

09:00 - 10:00 Registration and refreshments
10:00 - 10:30 Legs Matter: a call to improve the care of the lower limb
10.30 – 10.35 Q & A
10.35 – 11.05

Assessment CQUIN: how to comply with the minimum dataset requirements

11.05 – 11.10 Q & A
11.10 – 11.40 Break
11.40 – 12.10

The wound is not healing: what should we do about its growth factors and MMPs?

12.10 – 12.15 Q & A
12.15 – 12.45 Treat the skin well: pathways for the use of emollients, creams and topical steroids in wound care
12.45 – 12.50 Q & A
12.50 – 13.40 Lunch
13.40 – 14.10

Is it feasible to introduce a national strategy for improving wound care in the NHS?

14.10 – 14.25 Q & A
Julian Guest
14.25 – 14.55 Sharp debridement: key principles
14.55 – 15.00 Q & A
15.00 – 15.30

Break

15.30 – 16.00 Maximise the potential: advanced NPWT techniques
16.00 – 16.05 Q & A