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

Friday, November 12, 2021

- EST
Venous Diseases and Their Role in Skin Changes and Ulceration

1.00 CME Credits | 1.00 Contact Hours

Moderation by Tiffney Oliver, Vice President, Wound Care, NACCME

Venous leg ulcers (VLUs) account for 70% to 80% of lower extremity wounds. Pathophysiological factors include reflux and/or obstruction. When VLUs do not heal after stand therapy, including compression, patients require a minimally invasive surgical procedure to repair faulty valves and remove blockages.