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Management of Difficult Wounds
Monday, March 24
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Oliver Fred Miller, III, MD, FAAD - Handout
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.
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.