EWMA Newsletter, Spring 2017
World Hand Hygiene Day: Joint ICN-EWMA programme
A joint campaign and programme will take place during the EMWA 2017 Conference in Amsterdam (3-5 May) and the ICN 2017 Conference in Barcelona (27 May – 2 June).
PhD, MScN, BSc, DUE(RN)
Profesor Titular de Escuela Universitaria
Date of Birth: 19 April 1966
Senior Lecturer and researcher at Faculty of Health Sciencies. University of Alicante. Spain
Dpt. Enfermería Comunitaria, Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública e Historia de la Ciencia
Universidad de Alicante
Campus de San Vicente del Raspeig, Ap. 99.
E-03080- ALICANTE (SPAIN)
Academic education & Training
Previous employments & professional experience
Recent Publications (published in English)
García-Fernández FP, Agreda JJ, Verdú J, Pancorbo-Hidalgo PL. A New Theoretical Model for the Development of Pressure Ulcers and Other Dependence-Related Lesions. Journal of Nursing Scholarship 2014; 46:28–38. doi: 10.1111/jnu.12051
Abejón Arroyo A, López Casanova P, Verdú Soriano J, Torra i Bou J.E. Open-label clinical trial comparing the clinical and economic effectiveness of using a polyurethane film surgical dressing with gauze surgical dressings in the care of postoperative surgical wounds. Int Wound J 2013; doi: 10.1111/iwj.12099
García-Molina P, Balaguer-López E, Torra i Bou JE, Álvarez-Ordiales A, Quesada-Ramos C, Verdú-Soriano J. A Prospective, Longitudinal Study to Assess Use of Continuous and Reactive Low-pressure Mattresses to Reduce Pressure Ulcer Incidence in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Ostomy Wound Management 2012;58(7):32–39
González-Consuegra RV, Verdú J. Quality of life in people with venous leg ulcers: an integrative review. Journal of Advanced Nursing 2011; 67(5):926–944.
Verdú J, López P. GNEAUPP in context. Wounds also Speak Spanish. Ewma Journal 2010; 10(2):94-95
Current Research Work:
Leader of Integral wound management (prevention and treatment) Research line at the University of Alicante.
At this line, we have 15 PhD students working on differents fields (3 of them recently got their Phd level).
Particular research interest: