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Faculty

Afsaneh Alavi, MD

Department of Medicine (Dermatology),
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

R. Gary Sibbald, MD

Department of Medicine (Dermatology),
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Tania J. Phillips, MD

SkinCare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts

O. Fred Miller, MD

Department of Dermatology,
Geisinger Health System, Danville, Pennsylvania

David J. Margolis, MD, PhD

Department of Dermatology
2Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Philadelphia

William Marston, MD

Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery
Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery
UNC Department of Surgery
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Kevin Woo, RN, PhD

Faculty of Nursing, Queen's University,
Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Marco Romanelli, MD, PhD

Department of Dermatology,
University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy

Robert S. Kirsner, MD, PhD

Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery,
University of Miami, Miami, Florida

Accredited by

American Academy of Dermatology

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Course Description

At the conclusion of this learning activity, participants should be able to:
- identify appropriate therapeutic strategies linked to venous and other leg ulcer diagnoses based on the evidence, highlight the role of compression therapy as the key component of venous leg ulcer management.
- assess educational methods to improve patient adherence to compression and other health promotion measures post healing.
- evaluate venous ulcer patients for referral to specialized centers and when to use adjunctive therapy.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2016-Apr-01
Expiration Date:2019-Apr-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$39.95

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