EWMA Conference 2017

Key Sessions

EWMA 2017 includes a mixture of new topics which are important to the European wound community
in addition to topics that have had enourmous appeal during previous EWMA conferences.
The sessions deal with advancement of education and research in relation
to epidermiology, pathology, diagnosis, prevention and management of wounds.

The key sessions this year cover EWMA focus areas including:

  • Surgical site infections across sectors – what can be done to improve prevention?
  • Use of oxygen therapies in wound care - EWMA document release
  • Advanced therapies
  • Scar Tissue
  • Healing wounds, saving limbs - Management of arterial ulcers
  • Quality of care and cost effectiveness
  • Diabetic foot
  • Microbiology of wounds. From basic to clinical Science
  • CHRONIC WOUNDS IN THE FRAGILE AGING PATIENT - Joint key session of EWMA and ISTAP
  • Psychological impact of chronic illness or chronic wounds?