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CME Wound Care

Why are My Wounds not Healing?

Anthony Iorio, DPM, MPH

Anthony Iorio, DPM, MPH reviews the pathophysiology of both healing and non-healing wounds. Dr Iorio discusses basic and advanced wound care for diabetic wounds as well as appropriate dressing selection to aid in wound healing.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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Complete the 4 steps to earn your CE/CME credit:

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Understand the difference between good and advanced wound healing
  2. Review epidemiology and economic burden of diabetes and its complications
  3. Establish prevalence and impact of lower extremity diabetic neuropathic ulcers
  4. Review normal and chronic wound pathophysiology
  5. Discuss the management of bio burden and proteases in the chronic wound
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

    PRESENT eLearning Systems, LLC is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine.

    PRESENT eLearning Systems, LLC has approved this activity for a maximum of 0.5 continuing education contact hours.

    Release Date: 05/05/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2018

  • Author
  • Anthony Iorio, DPM, MPH

    Assistant Dean for Continuing Education
    Chairman, Department of Community Health and Medicine
    New York College of Podiatric Medicine
    New York, NY

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    Anthony Iorio has nothing to disclose.