EWMA 2020, 13-15 May

Wounds, Taking Pain into Account


The session will focus on:

  • Pain; from basic concepts to wounds
  • Different types and mechanisms of pain
  • How to recognize and measure pain
  • Various sources of pain in wounds
  • Pain treatment in wound care, from theory to practice
  • Systemic and global pain treatment
  • Local treatment and procedures in wounds
  • Specific role of dressings
  • Practical talk over 2 illustrated cases


Edward Jude, UK
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Hubert Vuagnat, CH
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