CPD Activities

WOUND MANAGEMENT


WOUND MANAGEMENT


Starting on :01:00 AM 20 December, 2016 Venue:GURU NANAK HOSPITAL
Ending on :02:00 AM 20 December, 2016 Max Credits:3.00
Moderator:No Activity Moderator Activity Cost: Free Order

Presenters

1. Dr. Nalinkumar Vakil -
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GURU NANAK HOSPITAL

2. Dr. Muffadar Tajbhai -
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GURU NANAK HOSPITAL

Description

Surgical wounds can be classified as follows:

• Clean • Clean contaminated: a wound involving normal but colonized tissue

•Contaminated: a wound containing foreign or infected material

• Infected: a wound with pus present.

• Close clean wounds immediately to allow healing by primary intention

• Do not close contaminated and infected wounds, but leave them open to heal by secondary intention

• In treating clean contaminated wounds and clean wounds that are more than six hours old, manage with surgical toilet, leave open and then close 48 hours later. This is delayed primary closure.  


Objectives

To learn about wound care and management





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