On-Demand Program – “The Complex Open Abdomen: Best Practices to Optimize Patient Outcomes”
Center for Healing Solutions & 3M Health Care Academy* present…an On-Demand Program – “The Complex Open Abdomen: Best Practices to Optimize Patient Outcomes”
Learning Objectives | At the end of this session, participants should be able to:
- Examine strategies and thought process for the management of complex open abdominal cases
- Review the role of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) in the management of the open abdomen to improve patient outcomes
- Investigate the efficacy of NPWT through best practices & case study results
- Luis G. Fernandez, M.D., FACS, FASAS, FCCP, FCCM, FICS | Chairman Emeritus | Division of Trauma/Acute Care Surgery/Surgical Critical Care | Christus Trinity Mother Frances Health System
- Marc Matthews, M.D., FASC, FASGS | The Arizona Burn Center | Associate Professor of Surgery | Creighton University, University of Arizona, Midwestern University, AT Still University School of Medicine
Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals involved in the management of complex open abdomens.
- Provided by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC (NACCME), an HMP Global Company.
- 1.00 AANP
- 1.00 CME
- 1.00 CNE
- 1.00 Participation
- CLAIMING CREDIT | To be eligible for credit, participants must complete the online activity and the evaluation. Upon completing the activity, there will be instructions on how to complete the evaluation and print a certificate or other documentation of credit.
- Release Date: May 27, 2021
- Expiration Date: November 30, 2022
Estimated Time to Complete: 1 hour
There is no fee associated with this activity.
This program is supported by an educational grant from 3M Health Care, Medical Solutions Division
Questions should be directed to: NACCME at 609-371-1137; email@example.com
* NOTE: This is an industry resource and contracted supplier-sponsored webinar. HealthTrust has not approved and/or endorsed the content. This program may contain the mention of products, services, drugs or brands presented in a case study or comparative format. Such examples are intended for educational and informational purposes and should not be perceived as a HealthTrust endorsement of any particular supplier, product, service, drug, brand or approach.