Risk assessment in surgical care- what does a useful assessment model look like?
What are the needed elements of an appropriate and relevant risk assessment model in surgical care?
Guests: Rhidian Morgan-Jones, Brian Andrews
Host: Andrea Culshaw
- What practicalities should be considered?
- What complexities should be avoided?
- What does an ideal Surgical Site Event (SSE) risk assessment model look like?
- Who has ownership?
Excited at the prospect of contributing to the reduction of post-operative complication through routine standardised risk assessment?
Believe clinical and economic outcomes can be positively influenced through risk assessment and want to put the model to the test?
How has covid changed patient communication?
COVID has created a need for new modes and approaches to patient communication. In this podcast, you’ll hear two nurses share their insights on how they connected and empowered their patients to take a more active role in their own wound care when they were not able to visit in person. Guests: Sarah Sage and Jane JolleyHost: Andrea Culshaw
The importance of risk assessment in closed incision care
How can a risk assessment tool help prevent incisional care complications after surgery? Tune in and find out Guests: Sian Fumarola, Rhidian Morgan-Jones, Brian AndrewsHost: Andrea Culshaw
The one about the golden rules for leg ulcer treatment
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The one about the golden rules for leg ulcer diagnostics
Speakers: Dr Joachim Dissemond, John Timmons. In this podcast, you’ll hear Joachim and John discuss the balance between the importance of diagnosing leg ulcers and the complexities inherent in treatment. This is the first in a two-part series on leg ulcer diagnosis and treatment. or Listen on Spotify
The one about the new pressure ulcer quality improvement
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The one about the use of cheap dressings with high risk orthopedic surgery
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Empowering patients to play a role in the care of diabetic foot ulcer
Length: 18 mins Speaker: Listen to Professor Paul Chadwick talk about the role a patient play in the care of diabetic foot ulcer and how to empower them.
Wound management challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic
Length: 9 mins Speakers: Sandra Janssen, Nurse Specialist Woundcare, Elkerliek hospital Helmond/Deurne, Andrea Culshaw, Global Professional Educational Manager