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CME Wound Care

Living Skin Equivalents - Science behind the Cells

Barry Rosenblum, DPM

Barry Rosenblum, DPM, FACFAS reviews the specific cell components of normal wound healing and delayed healing of chronic ulcers, emphasizing the biochemical differences and cellular abnormalities. Dr Rosenblum relates the role of cell therapy for chronic wounds and describes the benefits and indications of Apligraf and Dermagraft as an advanced therapy for non-healing ulcers.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review cellular components of wound healing
  2. Relate the cellular abnormalities in a diabetic wound
  3. Recognize biochemical differences between healing wounds and chronic ulcers
  4. List the benefits and indications for living skin equivalents
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    Release Date: 01/01/2016 Expiration Date: 12/31/2018

  • Author
  • Barry Rosenblum, DPM

    Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery
    Harvard Medical School
    Associate Chief of Podiatry
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Boston, MA

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