Advanced Wound Treatments, Part 2

Advanced Wound Treatments, Part 2 

In this module, you will learn about the advanced wound treatments hyperbaric oxygen therapy, cellular and tissue based products, total contact casting, and hydrotherapy. Specifics for each treatment regarding indications, precautions, and contraindications are reviewed.


Hours: 1.00


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Course Details

Course Code: REL-RT-0-RN201B
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 1/31/2021
Learning Objectives:
Identify 2 advanced wound treatments used for wound care
Describe the indications, precautions and contraindications to 2 advanced wound treatments
Describe 3 guidelines and evidence for best outcomes

Section 1: Introduction A. Learning Objectives B. Wound Care Treatments C. 2010 Consensus Panel on Treatment D. Decide Section 2: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) A. Hyperbaric Oxygen (HBO) B. Benefits of HBOT in Wound Healing C. HBOT CMS Approved Indications D. HBOT E. HBOT Arguments F. HBO Case Study G. After 90 days H. HBO DWLE Case Study I. Knowledge Check Section 3: Cellular and Tissue Based Products A. Cellular and/or Tissue Based Products (CTPs) B. CTP Indications C. CPTs: Essential Steps D. CPT Wound Bed Preparation E. CTP Considerations F. Case Study Dorsal Diabetic Foot Ulcer G. Case Study Diabetic Foot Ulcer H. Topical Growth Factors I. Knowledge Check Section 4: Total Contact Casting (TCC) A. Total Contact Casting for Pressure Redistribution B. TCC C. TCC Protocol D. TCC Case Study E. Knowledge Check Section 5: Hydrotherapy and Wound Irrigation A. Hydrotherapy B. Hydrotherapy Decision Making C. Pulsatile Lavage D. Pulsatile Lavage with Suction E. Wound Irrigation F. Cleansing G. Knowledge Check Section 6: Conclusion A. Case Study B. Resources C. References

Instructor: Hollie Smith-Mangrum, PT, DPT, CWS, FACCWS
A national health professions educator, consultant and lecturer, Hollie brings over 20 years experience in wound care to her presentations. She is currently Program Director of the Wound Management Center that she opened in 2000 and has experience in all settings including acute, inpatient and outpatient, home health and skilled nursing. She also does consultation work in all settings. Ms. Smith has been a guest lecturer for various universities on wound care as well as providing continuing education programs for West Tennessee Healthcare. She has also presented numerous wound care seminars for Academy Medical Systems during the last 9 years. She is a Certified Wound Specialist and is an active member of the American Board of Wound Management, the American Physical Therapy Association and the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association. Hollie serves on the Board of Directors for the Association for Advancement of Wound Care and recently graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. Disclosure: Hollie Smith-Mangrum, PT, DPT, CWS, FACCWS has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Staff Writer: Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN
Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN worked as a critical care nurse in an Intensive Care Unit of a community hospital and that experience provided significant training in caring for older adults. Her experience and knowledge led her to nursing education where she taught at a community college as she received her Master's in Nurse Education at Western Carolina University. As a nursing instructor, she spent time in many types of care settings including medical-surgical inpatient and community living centers. Her passion for education and training has most recently led her to a position as Subject Matter Expert and Content Writer for Relias. She is currently developing her medical writing skills through the University of California San Diego's medical writing program. Disclosure: Elizabeth Kellerman, MSN, RN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: Level II level Dietitians; Nurses; in the following settings: Acute Care Facility.
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