EWMA 2019: Focus on Vascular Surgery

The non-healing wound issue overlaps many medical specialities. Regarding the pathogenesis of chronic wounds, the improvement of blood supply in the target tissue is considered an essential part of complex causal treatment. Consequently, many patients with wounds meet a vascular surgeon on their way through the health-care system. In wound management, the main surgical approaches of the treatment include revascularization, management of chronic venous hypertension, tissue debridement and surgical management in infection. Proper timing of surgery both helps to improve the outcomes and reduces the costs of treatment.

EWMA 2019 conference in Gothenburg offers a varied collection of vascular surgery related topics:

Changes in timing and sessions may occur.