This course expires on April 17, 2021. You must complete this course by that date to receive your credits.
Table of Contents:
Matthew White, MD
- An Update on Tools for Monitoring and Tracking Perfusion in the Problem Wound
Enoch Huang, MD, MPH&TM
- Wound Care 2016
Marc Robins, DO, MPH
- Off-Loading and Biomechanics-An Orthopedic Perspective on Wound Healing
Michael Strauss, MD
- Surgical Approach to Wounds
Lisa Gould, MD, PhD, FACS
- Hyperbaric Oxygen in Treatment of Thermal Burns
Paul Cianci, MD, FACP, FUHM
- The Role of Hypebaric Oxygen Therapy in Wound Bed Preparation Grafts/Flaps
David Charash, DO, CWS, FACEP, UHM
- The importance of processes and quality improvement in wound care outcomes
Kelly Johnson-Arbor, MD, FACEP, FUHM, FACMT
- Appreciate the three components of the "Troublesome Triad"
- Recognize how biomechanical problems in the foot and ankle cause wounds
- Be aware of the minimally invasive surgical interventions that can mitigate the biomechanical problems that cause foot wounds
- Understand the need for quality improvement in the practice of medicine
- Explain the Donabedian model for assessing the quality of care
- Use the Donabedian model to define ways to improve the care of diabetic foot wounds
- Describe the changes in hyperbaric medicine and wound care in the last several decades
- Describe the current challenges facing hyperbaric facilities
- Describe what may lie in the future for hyperbaric medical services
- Understand the Importance of operative surgical debridement and soft tissue reconstruction – Knowing When to Call the Surgeon
- Understand why hyperbaric oxygen works for thermal burns and why we should be looking at it more carefully
- Review the literature that supports the use of hyperbaric oxygen for thermal burns
- Understand the role of HBO2 therapy in wound bed preparation
- Identifying appropriate patients for treatment consideration
- Understand chronic and advanced wounds and when to refer
- Understand how to improve diagnostic acumen of the red and swollen lower extremity
- What can be treated in the primary care office and what should be referred
- Understand the role of HBO2 and when to refer
- Describe the concept of an angiosome and its importance.
- Describe key components of a lower extremity vascular evaluation.
- Describe how the prevalence of diabetes mellitus affects the anatomic distribution of vascular disease, particularly in the lower extremities.
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The Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
MOC ABPM: The American Board of Preventive Medicine (ABPM) has approved this activity for a maximum of 7 LLSA credits towards ABPM MOC Part II requirements.
Nursing/RRT: This enduring material is approved for 7 contact hours provided by Florida Board of Registered Nursing/RRT Provider #50-10881.
For NBDHMT: This enduring material is approved for 7 Category A credit hours by National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology, 9 Medical Park, Suite 330, Columbia, South Carolina 29203
Termination Date: April 17, 2021
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For over 40 years the UHMS has been the primary source of information for hyperbaric medicine and physiology worldwide. This enduring material has as its goal to address identified professional practice gaps and provide a quality CME opportunity which will improve scientific knowledge and skills for hyperbaric and wound care: physicians, nurses and technicians, and other clinicians and personnel whose practice includes hyperbaric medicine and wound care.
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|Name of Individual||Individuals Role in Activity||Name of Commercial Interest (If Applicable)||Nature of Relationship|
|Michael Strauss, MD
|Kelly Johnson-Arbor, MD, FACEP, FUHM, FACMT
|Enoch Huang, MD, MPH&TM
||Novadaq Technologies, Inc.
||Research Funding, Consultant, Speakers Bureau
|Lisa Gould, MD, PhD, FACS
|Paul Cianci, MD, FACP, FUHM
|David Charash, DO, CWS, FACEP, UHM
|Marc Robins, DO, MPH
|Matthew White, MD
|Stacy Harmon, BS
|Heather Murphy-Lavoie, MD
|Richard Roller, MD
|J. Benjamin Slade, MD
|Kaighley Brett, MD
|Name of Commercial Supporter||Amount of Monetary Commercial Support||In-Kind|
(List what was provided)
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