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WOUND CARE AND GERIATRICS/DEMENTIA IN WOUND CARE

Chairs: Frances Spratt and Hubert Vaugnat

Participants in the key session will:

  • Learn about the implementation of strategies within the nursing home setting that results in reduced incidences of pressure damage.
  • Be given tips on how to successfully implement the SSKIN bundle within the nursing home setting.
  • Learn how relationship development between home staff and TVN facilitated an enhanced learning environment


Wednesday 13 May. 16:45-18:00
Platinum 3-4


Speakers:

  • Jan Kottner: Of youth and Age – What are the pathological differences?
  • Hubert Vuagnat: The ageing process  - How does it impact on tissue repair?
  • Christine Moffat: Quality of life and wounds – focused on the older person
  • Siobhan Kennelly: Wound care in the older confused adult – what is the best approach?