Wednesday: Leg ulcer management

Best practice for achieving good outcomes, regardless of the clinical setting and the cause of ulceration

Learning outcomes:

At the end of this session, delegates will be able to:
  • Review leg ulcer prevalence and discuss current practice¬†
  • Explore best practice clinical evidence in managing leg ulcers
  • Introduce the Leg Ulcer Pathway and the outcomes seen nationally post implementation
  • Self Care Solutions:
  1. Where self care sits in the Leg Ulcer Pathway
  2. Challenging views on who can self care
  3. The benefits of embracing self care
  • Virtual clinic: putting best practice into practice

The interactive zone will contain the following activities:
  • Introduction to the VLU pathway
  • Virtual clinic in which delegates will consider how to apply best practice within a virtual wound clinic