EWMA 2020, 18-19 Nov

EWMA Document Presentation: Atypical Wounds: Best Clinical Practices and Challenges


The session will be the launching session of the EWMA document “Atypical wounds: Best Clinical Practices and Challenges”. An overview of the prevalence and spectrum of atypical wounds will be presented, and the focus will be on pyoderma gangrenosum, calciphylaxis and Martorell ulcers and tumour wounds. The latest guidelines on diagnosis and treatment will be presented, and clinical pictures will be included.

Wednesday, 5 June 


Room: F4-5


An overview of atypical wounds

Kirsi Isoherranen, MD, PhD, Finland

Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland

Update on pyoderma gangrenosum

Prof. Joachim Dissemond, MD, Germany

University Hospital of Essen, Germany

Martorell hypertensive ischemic leg ulcers and calciphylaxis

Prof. Jürg Hafner, MD, Switzerland

University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland

Malignant wounds - an important entity in chronic leg ulcer

Stephan Nobbe, MD, Switzerland

University Hospital Zurich and Cantonal Hospital Frauenfeld, Switzerland