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
How to Choose an Antimicrobial Wound Dressing: Questions to Ask and Factors to Consider
Laura Swoboda, DNP, APNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN-AP
Laura Swoboda, DNP, APNP, FNP-BC, CWOCN-AP
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Professor of Translational Science and Nurse Practitioner

1.00 CME Credits | 1.00 Contact Hours

Moderation by Cheryl Carver, LPN, WCC, CWCA, FACCWS, DAPWCA, Clinical Educator, WoundSource

Antimicrobial dressings should be used when wound healing is delayed by biofilm or bioburden, but selecting a suitable dressing can be challenging. Some antimicrobial dressings promote wound healing in certain wound types while being detrimental in others. Choosing an appropriate dressing from the wide array of products is essential for optimal outcomes.