Patients with diabetic and peripheral vascular wounds require specialized care. Their complexities can be challenging to manage and recognize. Early recognition and prevention of infection is integral to prevention of complications, including amputation and increased mortality. Join Dr. Harton, Dr. Power and Dr. Woo for a discussion on approaches used to treat and manage patients with vascular and diabetic wounds, including the importance of a multidisciplinary approach.
By the end of this education program participants will:
� Receive updates in best practices for limb preservation from across Canada
� Appreciate clinical evidence for improved outcomes for patients with lower limb ulcers
� Participate in a case study-based limb preservation panel
� Identify how innovative therapies can save time and resources, while improving clinical outcomes