WoundCon Fall 2021 – An Online Virtual Wound Care Conference & Expo WoundCon Fall 2021 – An Online Virtual Wound Care Conference & Expo

Thursday, November 11, 2021

- EST
Dressing Selection: A Review of When and Why to Pair Dressings
Emily Greenstein APRN, CNP, FACCWS, CWON
Emily Greenstein APRN, CNP, FACCWS, CWON
Sanford Health, Certified Nurse Practitioner Sanford Health
Michael N. Desvigne, MD, FACS, CWS, FACCWS
Michael N. Desvigne, MD, FACS, CWS, FACCWS
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Wound Care & Hyperbaric Physician

Selecting the appropriate dressing and maintaining skin integrity is crucial to optimize wound healing. During this presentation, Emily Greenstein and Dr. Desvigne will touch on the clinical evidence for protective skin barriers, along with a variety of wound dressing types, including super-absorbent, silver gelling fiber, silicone foam and Collagen/ORC/Silver-ORC dressings.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore strategies and identify factors that aid in selecting the appropriate dressing based on the wound
  • Review the clinical evidence for advanced wound dressings
  • Through case studies, see the use of advanced wound dressings on a variety of wound types

Sponsored by 3M Health Care, Medical Solutions Division