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Leg Ulcer Management 2 day course – assessment & treatment (8 & 15 October 2019)

October 8, 2019 @ 9:30 am - October 15, 2019 @ 4:30 pm

PLEASE ENSURE YOU CONSULT YOUR PRACTICE MANAGER BEFORE BOOKING ONTO ANY TRAINING COURSES.  THANK YOU.

This is a 2 day training event run on 2 consecutive Tuesdays – 8 & 15 October 2019, 09.30 – 16.30

Day 1 – Leg Ulcer Assessment (with a hand held Doppler)

·         Common causes of leg ulceration

·         Completing a holistic leg ulcer assessment with ankle brachial pressure index calculation

·         The importance of competence and when to refer on

 

Day 2 – Leg Ulcer Management 

·         Treatment options for leg ulceration

·         Factors that enhance and impede leg ulcer healing

·         Health promotion & prevention of reoccurrence

·         Compression bandage application

·         The importance of competence & when to refer on.

These are demonstration and practice sessions.  A mentor should be identified from within practices to assess and sign off compentencies.
Tea and coffee will be provided, but please bring your own lunch.

Details

Start:
October 8, 2019 @ 9:30 am
End:
October 15, 2019 @ 4:30 pm
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/leg-ulcer-management-2-day-course-assessment-treatment-8-15-october-2019-tickets-59752493316

Venue

Ilfield Medical Practice
Lady Margaret Road
Ilfield, RH11 0BF United Kingdom
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