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Section: Wounds

Managing Highly Exudating Wounds can be Challenging During the COVID-19 Pandemic- How you can Help your Patients

Alison Garten,

Alison Garten, DPM discusses the concerns of excessive exudate in chronic wounds. Dr Garten also reviews the different options of managing patient’s wound care needs during the COVID-19 pandemic as well as describe superabsorbent polymers, their advantages, and how they can help patients.

CEU (Credits: 1)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review the concerns of excessive exudate in chronic wounds
  2. Review different options of managing patient’s wound care needs during the COVID-19 pandemic
  3. Describe Superabsorbent Polymers (SAP), their advantages and how they can help patients
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    Release Date: 10/27/2020 Expiration Date: 01/31/2021

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    Alison Garten has nothing to disclose.

    This continuing education activity is managed and accredited by AffinityCE in cooperation with Present e-Learning Systems. AffinityCE and Present e-Learning Systems Staff, as well as Planners and Reviewers, have no relevant financial interests to disclose. Conflict of Interest when present was resolved through peer review of content by a non-conflicting reviewer.

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