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Board Review Wound Care

Wound Bed Preparation - Restoring the Balance

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH presents the current knowledge behind wound bed preparation, wound healing and its relevance to the podiatric profession. Dr Frykberg reviews the phases of wound healing, the molecular involvement, and the principles of wound care treatment. Along with citing relevant literature, he discusses the usefulness of medical management for chronic wounds.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

  • CME Progress
  • Pre-Test

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Method of Participation

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

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* Credits will be issued with a minimum passing score of 70%.
Goals and Objectives
  1. Understand the phases and principles of wound care
  2. Identify the factors involved with wound healing
  3. Describe the molecular risk factors that lead to wound healing deficient
  4. Approach chronic wounds with team-oriented treatment options
  • 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.

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    Release Date: 01/01/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2018

  • Author
  • Robert Frykberg, DPM, MPH

    PRESENT Editor - Diabetic Limb Salvage
    Residency Director
    Carl T. Hayden VA Medical Center
    Phoenix, AZ

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    Robert Frykberg has no relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose.