EWMA 2019, 5-7 June

EWMA 2019: Economy of Wound Management


Health economic dimension is more and more relevant in the field of wound management. The chronicity and the high prevalence of ulcerative pathology are such that their care has become more and more resource-consuming. To give the more accurate picture on how cost-effectiveness should be integral  part of the professional approach to wound healing. Three economists specialized on health economy will confront their points of view.


The basics of health economics: from theory into practice

Giuseppe Turchetti, Italy


Wound management for the 21st century: combining effectiveness and efficiency

Christina Lindholm, Sweden


Management of unhealed surgical wounds in the community in clinical practice in the UK: Costs and outcomes

Julian F. Guest, UK