Poster – Wound

Colleen Mendes1 1 Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Missenden Rd Camperdown 2050, colleen.mendes@sswahs.nsw.gov.au   Aims Two case studies where NPWTi was used in the management and treatment of postoperative abdominal wound dehiscence where debridement of a sloughy wound bed was required...
  • January 12, 2017
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Sophie Shephard1 1Wound Care/Stomal Therapy/Continence Coordinator, Gold Coast Private Hospital, 14 Hill Street, Southport QLD 4215, (07) 5530 0300, sophie.shephard@healthscope.com.au   Pressure injury incidence is sufficiently high, especially among certain high-risk patients to warrant concern among health care clinicians. Pressure injuries can be a...
  • October 17, 2016
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Chloe Ryan1 1 Logan Hospital, Stomal Therapy & Wound Management, Cnr Loganlea and Armstrong Roads, QLD, 4131, chloe.graham@health.qld.gov.au   Following years of yo-yo progress and deterioration the outside of the box thoughts of an Infectious Disease Specialist has seen real...
  • October 17, 2016
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Tess Richards1, Lara Riley2 1 Calvary Mater Newcastle, Locked Mail Bag 7, Hunter Region Mail Centre, NSW, 2310, Therese.Richards@calvarymater.org.au 2 Calvary Mater Newcastle, Locked Mail Bag 7, Hunter Region Mail Centre, NSW, 2310, Lara.Riley@calvarymater.org.au   Pressure injuries (PI) are painful,...
  • October 17, 2016
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Tess Richards1 1Calvary Mater Newcastle, Locked Mail Bag 7, Hunter Region Mail Centre, NSW, 2310, Therese.Richards@calvarymater.org.au   The correct identification of a pressure injury (PI) is imperative for accurate reporting, implementing prevention strategies and treatment of PI.  Improving consistency and...
  • October 17, 2016
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Colleen Mendes1 1Sydney Colorectal Associates, 37 Gloucester Rd Hurstville  NSW 2224, colleenmendes@sydneycolorectal.com.au   Aims Two case studies where NPWTi was used in the management and treatment of postoperative abdominal wound dehiscence where debridement of a sloughy wound bed was required...
  • October 17, 2016
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