Month: January 2017

Judy Wells1 1 Stomal Therapist/Continence Consultant, The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne An education package, to help smooth transition and demystify this strange sounding procedure , was needed .The Mitrofanoff Support Australia [ MSA ] together with funding from Hollister, Department of Health and Human...
  • January 30, 2017
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A/Prof. (Adj) Craig Allingham EMBA, FSMA, APAM, NSAA Men’s Health Physiotherapist Author: Prostate Recovery MAP – Men’s Action Plan Men have a different attitude to their health than do women. We take a more functional view of health meaning if...
  • January 25, 2017
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  Biography Dr Dunglison underwent 2 years of sub-specialist training in ‘Reconstructive and Prosthetic’ urological surgery at the Institute of Urology, University College London Hospitals under the mentorship of the internationally renowned reconstructive urologist Professor A R Mundy. In 2002,...
  • January 25, 2017
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A/Prof Andrew Stevenson Head of the Colorectal Surgery department, Royal Brisbane Hospital Biography Andrew completed his post-fellowship training in Colorectal surgery at Royal Brisbane and Royal Prince Alfred hospitals in the mid 1990’s. It was during this training, particularly under...
  • January 25, 2017
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Dr Jill Campbell RN, PhD., NsgCert(Intensive Care), BApp Sc (Nursing), GradCert (Sexual Reproductive Heath), GradDip(Wound Care), MACN1 1 Skin Integrity Clinical Nurse, Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital   Incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD) represents a significant threat to skin integrity in vulnerable individuals....
  • January 24, 2017
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Dr Jill Campbell RN, PhD., NsgCert(Intensive Care), BApp Sc (Nursing), GradCert (Sexual Reproductive Heath), GradDip(Wound Care), MACN1 1 Skin Integrity Clinical Nurse, Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital   BACKGROUND: Despite multiple shared risk factors, prevention and management of iatrogenic skin injuries,...
  • January 24, 2017
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Sue Croft1 1Physiotherapist Highgate Hill, Brisbane   You can never do too many pelvic floor exercises…….or can you? Having an overactive pelvic floor can impact on voiding and defaecation throughout your lifespan, with implications from when parents first begin toilet...
  • January 24, 2017
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Time: 1300-1500 Cost: $95 Facilitated by: Keryln Carville RN , STN(Cred), PhD, Professor Primary Health Care and Community Nursing, Silver Chain Group and Curtin University and Cheryl Franks The consensus amongst eminent scientists and wound clinicians is that biofilms cause chronic...
  • January 24, 2017
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Time: 1300-1500 Cost: $85 Facilitated by: Bronwyn Overall (Clinical Practice Consultant, Flinders Medical Centre) and Margie Reid CPC (Stoma & Wound Clinical Practice Consultant (Cred), Lyell McEwin Hospital & Modbury Hospital) Special Offer: Attend this workshop and Wound Day on Wednesday 15th...
  • January 24, 2017
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Time: 1000-1200 Cost: AUD$85 Facilitated by: Kerrie Coleman (Nurse Practitioner) & Kathy Hocking Special Offer: Attend this workshop and Wound Day on Wednesday 15th March for only $335! (that’s a $50 discount for non-members) This interactive workshop will explore in-depth...
  • January 24, 2017
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