COVID and CLABSI: Strategies for Preventing Bloodstream Infection
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
7M ago
Britt M. Meyer RN, PhD, CRNI, VA-BC,NE-BC discusses  the impact COVID has had on CLABSI rates and explore changes needed moving forward, reviews INS guidelines and standards for BSI reduction bundles, assesses processes for policy updates and implementation and measures protocol changes and solutions for BSI management ..read more
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Disposable Mechanically-Powered Negative Pressure Wound Therapy: An Illustrative Case-Based Series
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
8M ago
Christopher Barrett, DPM and Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS will examine the efficacy and usability of disposable mechanically powered negative pressure wound therapy, review best practices for using dNPWT in a variety of wound types and explore illustrative case studies using dNPWT in a variety of wound types ..read more
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Novel Clinical and Economic Updates for NPWT-id and Hybrid-Drapes: A Focus on Acute Wound Healing
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
1y ago
Anthony N. Dardano, DO, FACS and Paul J. Kim, DPM, MS, FACFAS will examine results from an economic model estimating cost savings with the use of negative pressure wound therapy with instillation vs control therapies in adjunctive management of acute wounds and explore clinical case outcomes using negative pressure wound therapy with instillation with and without a hybrid drape for acute wounds. To view program information/faculty disclosures and claim your CE credit after the session, visit centerforhealingsolutions.com/podcasts ..read more
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Reducing Hospital Readmissions in Cardiothoracic Surgery by Optimizing Surgical Outcomes: Strategies for Success
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
1y ago
V. Seenu Reddy, MD, MBA, FACS, FACC will describe the clinical and economic burden of surgical site complications and surgical site infections, examine the role of closed incision negative pressure wound therapy (ciNPT) for incision management to reduce the incidence of surgical site infections, surgical site complications, hospital readmissions and post-op follow-up appointments, and demonstrate ciNPT efficacy via case and outcome reviews; share best practices and technique tips to manage the surgical site and enhance post-operative recovery. To view program information/faculty disclosures an ..read more
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Latest Clinical Evidence of Advanced Incision Management in Posterior Spinal Surgeries
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
1y ago
Andrew Grossbach, MD will identify the impact of surgical site complications in posterior spinal surgeries, discuss the importance of incision management, and review the latest evidence showing decreased post-operative surgical site complications. To view program information/faculty disclosures and claim your CE credit after the session, visit centerforhealingsolutions.com/podcasts ..read more
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An Interdisciplinary, Case-Based Journey: Matching Advanced Wound Care Therapy to Wound Conditions
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
1y ago
Suzie Ehmann, DPT, CWS, CLT-LANA
, Catherine T. Milne, MSN, APRN, ANP/ACNS, CWOCN-AP, Dot Weir, RN, CWON, CWS and Philip Wrotslavsky, DPM, FACFAS 
will review the challenges involved with managing various chronic wound types, assess the role of compression and advanced wound care therapies in optimizing chronic wound outcomes, and explore cases illustrating the stepwise approach to managing chronic wounds across practice settings for a variety wound conditions. To view program information/faculty disclosures and claim your CE credit after the session, visit centerforhealingsolutions.com/podcas ..read more
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A Stepwise Approach to Optimizing Wound Care: Leveraging the Use of NPWT and Dressings
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
1y ago
Amanda Estapa, ACNP-BC, CWS, FACCWS
, Robert J. Klein, DPM, FACFAS, CWS
 and Todd Shaffett, DNP, FNP, CWS, FACCWS, DAPWCA 
will discuss determining when to initiate negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) for chronic wound management and examine the science and clinical application, explain the clinical application and best practice use of advanced wound dressings, and explore illustrative cases outlining a stepwise approach to transitioning from NPWT to advanced wound dressings. To view program information/faculty disclosures and claim your CE credit after the session, visit centerforhealingso ..read more
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Promoting Healing of Pressure Injuries in the Outpatient Setting
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
1y ago
Kersten Reider, MSN, AGPNP-C, CWOCN and Catherine T. Milne, MSN, APRN, ANP/ACNS, CWOCN-AP will discuss employing a comprehensive patient history and assessment to the plan of care for patients with pressure injury, examine the use of negative pressure wound therapy for pressure injury management in the outpatient setting, examine the features and application of foam dressings in outpatient pressure injury prevention, and explore cases using NPWT and foam dressings in pressure injury management in the outpatient setting. To view program information/faculty disclosures and claim your CE credit a ..read more
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Strategies & Best Practices to Reduce the Risk of Surgical Site Infections (SSIs) and Bloodstream Infections (BSIs)
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
1y ago
Prinu Gabriel, MS, SM(ASCP), CIC and Kathleen Kohut, MS, BSN, RN, CIC will describe the financial and clinical burden of surgical site infections (SSIs) and bloodstream infections (BSI), review strategies and best practices to reduce the risk of SSIs and BSIs in the perioperative period and the intensive care unit (ICU), describe guidelines and recommended practices that support the strategies to reduce the risk of SSIs and BSIs, and discuss how patient decolonization with nasal povidone iodine contributes to best practice for reducing risk for the patient within the perioperative and ICU envi ..read more
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Tips and Pearls on Reducing Complications in Plastic Surgery Utilizing Advanced Techniques and Technologies
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by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education
1y ago
Allen Gabriel, MD, FACS will review historical evidence of impact of complications; review the evolution of incision management; and examine the latest technology to reduce SSIs, cases, tips and pearls. To view program information/faculty disclosures and claim your CE credit after the session, click HERE ..read more
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