Section: CME Category: Wound Care

Assessing Your Patient’s Wound Healing Potential

James McGuire, DPM, PT, CPed

James McGuire DPM, PT, CPed discusses the ABCESS principles of wound management, reviews the elements of the predictive model for wound healing, as well as describes the wound, ischemia, and foot infection classification.

CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Recognize the Systemic section of the ABCESS Principles of Wound Management System
  2. Review the Elements of the Predictive Models for Wound Healing of DFUs, VLUs and PUs
  3. Describe the Society for Vascular Surgery, wound, ischemia and foot infection (Wifi) classification and how it independently predicts wound healing in diabetic foot ulcers.
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  • CPME (Credits: 0.5)

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    Release Date: 12/04/2018 Expiration Date: 12/31/2020

  • Author
  • James McGuire, DPM, PT, CPed

    Director
    Leonard Abrams Center for Advanced Wound Healing
    Clinical Professor
    Department of Podiatric Medicine and Orthopedics
    Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine
    Philadelphia, PA

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    James McGuire has disclosed that he is on the Speakers Bureau for Johnson & Johnson and Healthpoint.