EWMA Conference 2019

Symposia Thursday 10th May


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Time: 10.00-11.00 

Room: Wisla

Title:

EXPLORING The Future of Diabetic Foot Management

Chair:

Jan Apelqvist

Speakers

Jan Apelqvist:

Introduction

Kristien van Acker:

The Burden of DFU

José Luis Lázaro Martínez:

What are the key challenges when treating DFU patients?

Alberto Piaggesi:

What is the Future of DFU management?

Jan Apelqvist:

Q/A & conclusion
Invitation to the Sympo B


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Time: 10:00-11:00

Title:

Room: Bratyslawa

Novel technology for advanced wound dressings – first clinical outcomes from an international multi-disciplinary perspective.

Chair:

Speakers

Paul Chadwick

Edna Frenthoff:

Utilisation of multi-centre clinical registry data to evaluate the use of novel advanced dressing technology

Oscar Alvarez:

Initial experiences of new advanced dressing technology on a diverse range of wound types

Samantha Haycocks:

Diabetes-related foot ulcers: case study evaluations of new advanced dressing technology


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Time: 13:15-14:15

Room: Wisla

Title:

Management of VLU – The value of high quality care

Chair:

Matthias Augustin

Speakers

Matthias Augustin:

10 essential steps for improving quality of care for VLU in practice

Karl-Christian Münter:

Compression therapy - rationale, established methods and new developments

Leanne Atkin:

The true impact of highly exuding ulcers


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Time: 13:15-14:15

Title:

Room: Bratyslawa

A fresh approach to challenging wounds by combining T.I.M.E.* with pioneering solutions

Chair:

Speakers

Caroline Dowsett

Caroline Dowsett:

T.I.M.E to improve patient outcomes

Andrew Sharpe:

T.I.M.E to kick start hard to heal wounds

Matthew Malone

T and I: the importance of debridement and infection management in chronic wounds


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Time: 15.00-18.00 

Room: Praga A

Title:

Advanced Wound Care Innovation Symposium

Chair:

Mitchell Sanders

Speakers:

Mitchell Sanders

Welcome and Introductions

Mattias Augustin, Jan Apelqvist & Dr. Giuseppe Turchetti

Expert Panel Discussion – Health Economics and Outcome Research

Mitchell Sanders

Audience Q&A

Advanced WC Innovation Presentations

Award Ceremony


For more information please visit www.alirahealthewma.com


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Time: 16:00-17:00

Title:

Room: Wisla

Go Beyond: a Multi-disciplinary approach for the management of DFUs

Chair:

Speakers

Maciej Zielinski

Maciej Zielinski:

Welcome and Introduction:The multi-disciplinary approach for the management of DFUs

Luca Dalla Paola:

The increasing role of surgery in diabetic foot treatment

José Luis Lázaro Martínez:

An Integral approach to Diabetic Foot Infections: Steps from the disaster to the total healing.


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Time: 16:00-17:00

Room: Dunaj

Title:

Emerging Evidence in Compression Therapy: Tissue Density, Functionality and Self-Care

Chair:

Neil Piller

Speakers

Neil Piller:

Tissue Density and texture. Science and new measurements in research working with clinicians

Justine Whitaker:

Clinical measurements in everyday practice. New approaches and the implications for clinical decision making and treatment selection with compression Wraps, bandages and hosiery combined with good skin and wound care

Suzie Ehmann:

Functionality as an outcomes measurement using appropriate compression therapy solutions. Impact on safety, clinical choices, insurance and patient consideration from the physical therapist’s perspective. Cost implications associated with correct treatment choices to benefit patients, caregivers and payers.

Justine Whitaker

Making a difference to patients’ lives by combining knowledge, appropriate wound care and compression solutions. Real life stories will be presented.


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Time: 16:00-17:00

Title:

Room: Bratyslawa

Healing patients sooner: is it a dream or evidence based practice?

Chair:

Speakers

Matthias Augustin

Sylvie Meaume:

What is evidence on Urgostart

Kristien Van Acker:

What challenges do we face in the DFU daily practice?

Jeanette Milne:

Why and How to optimize the healing time in LU management?

Matthias Augustin

Healing the patient sooner
Q/A & Conclusion


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Time: 16:00-17:00

Title:

Room: LWOW B+C

Kompleksowa terapia ran przewlekłych z wykorzystaniem innowacyjnych opatrunków z warstw˛a kontaktow˛a Safetac

Chair:

Speakers

Marcin Malka

Agnieszka Wołowicz:

Dost˛epne techniki zmiany opatrunków – gdzie jeste´smy i dok˛ad zmierzamy?

Marcin Malka:

Opatrunki z Ag – do czego pasuje srebro?

Bartosz Ziemiecki:

Ambulatoryjny przeszczep skóry – szybki kurs dla pocz˛atkuj˛acych.

Marcin Malka:

Opatrunki okluzyjne – kiedy musi by´c szczelnie?


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Time: 16:00-17:00

Title:

Room: Wieden B

Remove barriers to healing: Focus on wound bed preparation

Chair:

Speakers

Thomas-Jörg Hennig

Axel Kramer:

Consensus on Wound Antisepsis Update 2018

Jan Stryja:

Tailor practice in wound bed preparation

Sally Irving:

New Ways of Wound Debridement


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Time: 16.00-17.00

Title:

Chair:

Speakers:

Room: Budapest A+B

New technologies in Wound Care

Alberto Piaggesi

To be announced

Axel Kulcke

Celther - Biologic therapy for hard to heal wounds

Diaspective Vision - Hyperspectral imaging as a novel diagnostic tool in wound care

Rasmus Lundquist

Josefin Damm
Andreas Nilsson

Reapplix - Biologic therapy for hard to heal wounds

PressCise - Lundatex technology - getting the Compression Right with Smart Products


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Time: 16:00-17:00

Room: Budapest C

Title:

Therapy of UCV by Compression Garments

Chair:

Speakers

Arkadiusz Jawien

Arkadiusz Jawien:

Clinical Practical Management of Venous Ulcer

Michael Jünger:

Therapy of Active Leg Ulcer with Medical Compression Stockings

Hans-Juergen Thomae:

Volume Measurement for Monitoring of Edema Treatment by Electronic Devices