EPUAP - Pressure Ulcer Masterclass 2018

Campus UZ Gent, C. Heymanslaan 10, ingang 46, leslokaal 5.28, 5K3
dinsdag, 13 maart 2018 - donderdag, 15 maart 2018

2nd European Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Treatment Masterclass

Hosted by University Centre for Nursing and Midwifery (Ghent University, Belgium) and European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP)

Dates: 13 - 15 March 2018 (9:00 - 16:00)

Location: Campus UZ Gent, C. Heymanslaan 10, ingang 46, leslokaal 5.28, 5K3

Chairs of the masterclass:
Prof. dr. Dimitri Beeckman (Ghent University)
Mr. Steven Smet (Ghent University Hospital)

CME credits:
The EPUAP will apply for CME accreditation for the Masterclass. The 1st EPUAP Masterclass was granted 18 CME credits by the EACCME.

Target group:
Healthcare professionals with experience in woundcare and pressure ulcer prevention and treatment, healthcare indrustry.

Admission through application only (limited places available)

The Masterclass will focus on the following subjects:
- Etiology and biomechanics of pressure ulcers
- Epidemiology, diagnosis and classification
- Prevention (including specific patients populations)
- Treatment (with a focus on complex cases)
- Guidelines and guideline development
- Implementation, quality indicators, quality improvement projects
- Basic principles about research and pressure ulcers
  (including health economics)

The programme will include lectures by international renowned pressure ulcer experts, workshops, guided tour in the woundcare department, complex case discussions, group work.

More information: http://pressureulcermaster.org

Programme: Click here or download the PDF-document in the attachment section at the bottom of this page 

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