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CME Wound Care

Wound Bed Preparation

Lawrence Lavery, DPM, MPH

Lawrence Lavery, DPM, MPH discusses the preparation of a wound bed via various methods of debridement and cites studies to support the discussion. Dr Lavery emphasizes the goals of wound bed preparation and how to achieve them.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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  • Pre-Test

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review the evidence for wound bed preparation and debridement
  2. Explain sharp debridement
  3. Describe the role of biosurgery in wound bed preparation
  4. Recognize the role of enzymes in wound bed preparation
  5. Repeat the goals of wound bed preparation
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  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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

  • Author
  • Lawrence Lavery, DPM, MPH

    Professor and Director of Clinical Research
    Department of Plastic Surgery
    University of Texas
    Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas, TX

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