WCFA 2020 Topic 11 Video Session

Nutrition-Related Surgical Wound Complications Speaker: Caroline Fife, MD, FAAFP, CWS Surgical wounds are distinctly different from chronic wounds. Non-healing surgical wounds are “stalled” in the inflammatory phase because of either ischemia or bacterial...

WCFA 2020 Topic 12 Video Session

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Essentials: It’s All in the Setting Speaker: Krista Bauer, MSN, RN and Michael N. Desvigne, MD, FACS, CWS, FACCWS NPWT is an advanced wound care treatment modality shown to assist healing of various complex wound types in all health...

WCFA 2020 Topic 4 Video Session

Limb Preservation and Surgical Reconstruction: Prepare Your Patient for Success Speaker: Christopher Attinger, MD Limb preservation and surgical reconstruction require a multidisciplinary approach that entails driven protocols including preventive measures and...

WCFA 2020 Topic 8 Video Session

Afternoon Keynote: International Perspectives on Preventing Pressure Injuries Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Ayello, PhD, MS, BSc, ETN, RN, CWON, MAPWCA, FAAN and Gulnaz Tariq, RN, (PAK) Post Grad, BSc, IIWCC (Toronto), MSc Skin Integrity (UK) Globally, prevention and...

WCFA 2020 Topic 14 Video Session

A Role for Both: Hyperbaric and Topical Oxygen in Wound Healing Speaker: Thomas E. Serena, MD, FACS, FACHM, FAPWCA and Kelly Johnson-Arbor, MD, FACEP, FUHM, FACMT The wound healing cascade can be greatly disrupted by impaired oxygen. In wound chronicity, a hypoxic...