Education & CPD

Wound Care Management

5.0NMBI CEUs

* These prices include online discounts - prices may be higher if booked over the phone or in person.

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  •   Date: Thursday, 23 February 2017
  •   Registration: Thursday, 23 February 2017 09:45
  •   Start: Thursday, 23 February 2017 10:00
  •   End: Thursday, 23 February 2017 16:00
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, Whitworth Building, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7

Description

This programme will allow participants to ensure professional competency in the area of wounds as per An Bord Altranais Code of Professional Conduct and Scope of Practice for Nursing and Midwifery, which states that nurses must work within their competence. Furthermore, it will provide participants with the knowledge to ensure that their practice is founded in the latest research and guidance.
  • Thursday, 23 February 2017

  • 09:45
    Registration
  • 10:00
    Introduction
  • 10:15
    Physiology of Acute and Chronic Wounds
  • 11:15
    Tea/Coffee Break
  • 11:30
    Factors Influencing Wound Healing and Wound Bed Preparation
  • 12:15
    Behavioural Interventions
  • 13:00
    Lunch
  • 14:00
    Wound Assessment
  • 15:00
    Dressing Selections
  • 15:45
    Questions & Answers
  • 16:00
    Close
  •   Location: PDC Centre, Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, Whitworth Building, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7
Reading List

For access to any of the references below, please contact the library. e: library@inmo.ie, t: 01 6640614

  1. Tickle, Joy, (2013) Wound infection: a clinician's guide to assessment and management, British Journal of Community Nursing.

  2. Day, Julie M. , (2013) Minimizing pain in wound management, Practice Nursing, pp 269 – 275.

  3. Newton, Heather, (2013) An introduction to wound healing and dressings, British Journal of Healthcare Management, pp 270-4.

  4. Yarwood-Ross, Lee , (2013) Venous ulcers: assessment and wound dressing selection, Nursing and Residential Care.

  5. Young Trudie , (2011) Wound infection assessment and management, British Journal of Community Nursing.

  6. Belcher, Judy. , (2012) A review of medical-grade honey in wound care, British Journal of Nursing.

  7. Grothier, Lorraine and Pardoe, Ann, (2013) Chronic wounds: management of healing and wellbeing , British Journal of Nursing.

  8. Milne, Jeanette, (2013) Improving wellbeing of those living with a wound , , British Journal of Community Nursing.

  9. Wound Healing and Management Node Group, (2012) Larval therapy for debridement of chronic wounds , Wound Practice and Research.

  10. Wounds International , (2013) International Best Practice Guidelines: Wound Management in Diabetic Foot Ulcers .

  11. Health Service Executive. , (2009) National best practice and evidence based guidelines for wound management .

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