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Board Review Wound Care

Cryopreserved Amniotic Membrane Transplantation for Chronic Wound Management

Allen Raphael, DPM

Allen Raphael, DPM discusses his experience with the use of amniotic membranes for chronic wounds. Dr Raphael will present many of his own cases as well as discuss patient selection and application.

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Understand how fetal tissues aid in the healing process
  2. Discuss how to prepare wounds for graft placement
  3. Discuss patient selection and protocols for amniotic membrane use in chronic wounds
  4. Identify different implantation techniques for amniotic membrane
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  • Author
  • Allen Raphael, DPM

    Staff Surgeon <br />Village Podiatry Centers<br />Atlanta, GA, Director, Atlanta Reconstructive Surgery and Limb Preservation Fellowship

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    Allen Raphael has nothing to disclose.