Debridement

This foot ulcer doesn’t look right? What are the principles of wound debridement and what are the different ways a wound can be debrided? Session support with clinical case studies.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand what debridement is from intact skin to wound debridement, and why is it so important
  • What is the role of a Podiatrist in debridement
  • Understand what skills you need to safely debride the foot in diabetes
  • Understand the need to debride the foot in diabetes the importance of this
  • What happens when you don’t debride enough?
  • When to refer on and how you would find out to whom to refer to

Wednesday 30 October 2019

15:00 - 15:50

Foot & Wound

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Speakers

Clinical Lead for Podiatry, Solent NHS Trust
Pradeep Solanki
Podiatry Team leader, Diabetes Specialist Podiatrist, Croydon Health Services NHS Trust