PT Course Details
Course # 1287
Pressure Ulcers: Prevention and Treatment
Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 1:30 pm EDT
Cost: This course is included in a $99 CEU Total Access package.
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Course Learning OutcomesPreview Exam
- List and describe pressure ulcer stages and common locations for pressure ulcers
- Identify etiology and contributing factors of pressure ulcers
- Describe various techniques for pressure ulcer prevention
- Differentiate between various support surfaces
- Identify basic treatment options for pressure ulcers
|10-40 Minutes||Pressure Ulcer Stages, Locations, Etiology, and Contributing Factors|
|40-70 Minutes||Prevention options|
|70-90 Minutes||Support surfaces: Bed and Wheelchair|
|90-115 Minutes||Treatment options|
|115-120 Minutes||Q & A|
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Jennifer A Gardner, PT, DPT, MHA, CWS
Dr. Gardner has been a physical therapist for 15 years with the last 10 concentrated solely on wound care. She became a Certified Wound Specialist in 2001 and recently successfully passed her re-certification in October 2011. Currently, Dr. Gardner is employed at Underwood-Memorial Hospital as the Manager of Wound Care Services, supervising both inpatient wound care and the outpatient wound center. In addition, she has been adjunct professor at College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, MN for the last 7 years, teaching Integumentary to doctoral physical therapy students. Dr. Gardner has presented both nationally and internationally on various wound care topics and continues to participate in research studies on new concepts in wound healing.
Disclosure: I have presented posters on Medihoney that were sponsored by Dermasciences, Inc.
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