EWMA 2020, 18-20 Nov

EWMA Podcast: Antimicrobial Stewardship in Wound Management

In this episode, Samantha Holloway and Karen Ousey discuss the principles of AMS in wound management and how to implement those in clinical practice. Holloway and Ousey emphasize that interdisciplinary approach to AMS is essential in slowing the growth of resistant bacteria. They also touch upon the importance of professional education in AMS among healthcare professionals.

Karen Ousey: “It is everybody’s business, really, to be involved in antimicrobial stewardship”. 

Host: Samantha Holloway, EWMA Education Committee Chair, Teacher Network, Reader and Programme Director in the Centre for Medical Education, School of Medicine, College of Life and Biomedical Sciences at the Cardiff University, UK

Speaker: Karen Ousey, Professor of Skin Integrity and Director for the Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention, University of Huddersfield, UK