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A Novel Approach to Creating a Chronic Wound by Sandra Wainwright, MD
As our patient population ages, the effects of sun exposure and added comorbidities make LE skin cancer treatment a challenging process. Local radiation is a minimally invasive modality to manage some of these lesions, however, wound centers are seeing more cases of chronic non healing wounds because of radiation to the distal 1/3 of the leg. This talk discusses the diagnosis, pathophysiology, treatment and outcomes of this new modality.
- To review LE anatomical structures and vascular supply.
- To review the types of common LE skin cancers and surgical/non-surgical treatment options.
- To review a case series of patients with LE radiation treatment of non-melanoma skin cancers and study timeline for healing.
- To discuss treatment options.
- Non-Member: $22.50
- Regular UHMS Member: $17.50 FREE IN 2020
- Associate UHMS Member: $12.50 FREE IN 2020
Estimated time to complete this activity: 1 hour
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Designation Statements (CME/CEU Approvals):
Physician CME: The Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 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 1 LLSA credits towards ABPM MOC Part II requirements.
Nursing/RRT: This enduring material is approved for 1 contact hour provided by Florida Board of Registered Nursing/RRT Provider #50-10881.
For NBDHMT: This enduring material is approved for 1 Category A credit hours by National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology, 9 Medical Park, Suite 440, Columbia, South Carolina 29203
Termination Date: January 1, 2023
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Goal: 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|
|Sandra Wainwright, MD
|Stacy Harmon, BS
|Owen J. O’Neill, MD
|Tom Bozzuto, DO
|Kaighley Brett, MD
|Ian Grover, MD
|Marc Robins, DO
About the presenter:
Dr. Sandra Wainwright is currently the Medical Director of the Hyperbaric and Wound Care Center at Greenwich Hospital, part of the Yale New Health System. She has also served as Member at Large on the UHMS Board of Directors.
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