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Session Information

FRM F114 - Management of Difficult Wounds

Open admission to eligible categories, no tuition or ticket

Subject:

Date: Monday, March 24

CME Credits: 2.00

Location: Room 605

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Director: Oliver Fred Miller, III, MD, FAAD - Handout

Learning Objectives:
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Distinguish among the ulcers encountered on the legs and feet.
  • Evaluate and treat venous leg ulcers.
  • Treat ulcerations with various types of debridement.

Description:
This session will provide an overview of leg and foot ulcer classification and differential diagnosis followed by a focused discussion of etiology, evaluation, treatment, and aftercare of venous leg ulcers and diabetic neuropathic foot ulcers. A detailed discussion of effective debridement and practical aspects of therapy will be directed to the practicing physician interested in wound care.