Skincare of patients with chronic wounds

This session will provide an overview of common skin problems of the wound edge and the surrounding skin. Strategies for the prevention of wound-associated skin problems and some treatments will be described. The session focus will lie in the practical aspects of choosing a skin care regimen for different skin states of periwound skin. Different galenic formulations of skin care products will be presented and tested during the workshop.


Friday 15 May 11:15 - 12:15
South Gallery 15-16




  • Michael Mühlstaedt
  • Luc Gryson