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SYMPOSIA WEDNESDAY 13TH MAY

12:30-13:30

Platinum Suite 1-2
Title: Managing Venous Leg Ulcers: Challenges and innovative solutions

Chair:

Mark Collier
Speakers:
Dot WeirThe Importance of a Holistic Approach to Treat VLU.
Giovanni MostiDACC vs. Silver – Quantitative Analysis of Bacterial Load Reduction in VLU.
Steven JefferyCutimed Sorbact as a Wound Contact Layer and Wound Filler for NPWT.

12:30-13:30

Platinum Suite 3-4

Title:

Taking wound management beyond the edge with the Triangle of Wound Assessment.

Chair:

Professor Keith Harding
Speakers:
Prof. Keith Harding Why take wound management beyond the edge?
Dr. Caroline DowsettTaking practice beyond the edge with The Triangle of Wound Assessment.
Sune BjoernvigTurn knowledge into action with effective communication.

15:30-16:30

Platinum Suite 1-2
Title:Pressure Ulcer Prevention Pathway Symposium
A focus on heels.

Chair:

Jacqui Fletcher
Speakers:
Professor Nick Santamaria The clinical effectiveness of multi-layer silicone heel dressings.
Professor Amit GefenThe biomechanical efficacy of dressings in preventing heel.
Dr Joyce BlackTranslating recommendations into practice.

15:30-16:30

Platinum Suite 3-4
Title:Anti-biofilm strategies including a Next Generation Antimicrobial dressing and its role in the management of non-healing wounds.

Chair:

Andrew Boulton
Speaker:
Frank Bowling
Andrew McBain

15:30-16:30

South Gallery 19-22
Title:

Introduction of a new negative pressure enhanced dressing. 

Chair:

Ms. Breda Cullen
Speaker:
Dr. Karen OuseyCommercial and Clinical Collaborations to produce Innovative products

Ms. Breda Cullen

Early clinical experiences with a new negative pressure enhanced dressing system (Nanova™, Acelity, San Antonio TX, USA): Right patient, right placement, right time     

Caroline Dowsett

The importance of cost effective approaches to wound healing in today’s  era of evolving
clinical care.
     

15:30-16:30                                                              

                   South Gallery 23-26

Title:

Chronic Oedema & Leg Ulcer Therapy: Working towards a step change for improved care

Chair:

Christine Moffatt
Speaker:
Prof. Christine Moffatt CBE Chronic Oedema: Time to take action


Dr. Giovanni Mosti

Oedema & Leg Ulcer Therapy: Getting the compression right
Dr. Giovanni Mosti Simplifying Leg Ulcer Therapy: A new Western European consensus

15:30-16:30

South Gallery 11-12
Title:Can advanced wound care dressings improve healing results?

Chair:

Richard White
Speaker:
Dr Christian MünterCan they support wound bed preparation?
Professor Jackie Stephen HaynesDo they stimulate wound healing?
Dr Sylvie MeaumeHow can they accelerate wound healing?
William Tettelbach, MD, FACP and CWS; Nicola Ivins, MSc, RGN 

15:30 - 16:30            

               South Gallery 15-16
Title:  A Revolutionary Alternative to the Challenges of Traditional NPWT:  the Clinically Proven SNaP® Therapy System
Chair:
Speaker:

 

Prof. Marco Romanelli


Dr. William Tettelbach

Nicola Ivins  

Review of the RCTs, recent clinical papers and clinical experience demonstrating why the mechanically-powered SNaP® Therapy System is smart for clinicians, patients and facilities

18:10-19:10

South Gallery 13-14
Title:D+Wound Solution: Mobile App with New Wound Assessment Algorithm-DIRECT

Chair:

Dr. Jong-Won Rhie
Dr. Joon Pio Hong
Speaker:
Dr. Young Joon Jun DIRECT algorithm – What is new?
Dr. Hoon Kim The DIRECT approach for various indications I
Dr. Hyun Suk Suh The DIRECT approach for various indications II
Dr. Donghyeok ShinPracticing D+Wound Solution App

18:10-19:10

South Gallery 14-15
Title:Maintaining skin integrity in aged skin: current science and practice

Chair:

Professor Michael Clark
Speaker:
Sarah GardnerOptimising healthy skin in older people: why does it matter?
Dr Jan KottnerOptimising healthy skin in older people: why does it matter?
Dr Simon G DanbyThe effect of an emollient cream containing 5% urea on the biophysical properties of aged skin