Wounds UK is pleased to announce this year’s Challenges in wound care Conference, which will be taking place in a new online format.

Taking place online

Challenges in wound care

In many cases wound healing is complicated by a variety factors that create problems for patients and clinicians. The programme will provide delegates with an understanding of wound related problems such as exudate management and pain management and look to address these issues from both the clinician and patient perspectives. The risk factors for complex wounds will be explored and there will be sessions that focus on wound infection and management.

Join us for our upcoming webinar

Taking place on the 29 September 2020


29 September 2020

09.00 - 09.05

Chair’s introduction

Jacqui Fletcher

09.05 - 09.25

Chronic inflammation

- What causes chronic inflammation
- Differentiation between inflammation and infection
- Managing inflammation of the wound

Jacqui Fletcher

15 minute break

09.40 - 10.00

Managing patient concordance- the positive approach

Lorraine Jones

15 minute break

10.00 - 10.50

UrgoStart Plus in Real Life

Session supported by URGO Medical

Jacqui Fletcher and Joy Tickle

15 minute break

11.05 - 11.25

Surgical wound dehiscence

- Causes of SWD and how to reduce the risk
- Assessment and recognising when to refer
- Practical guide for management

Fiona Downie

15 minute break

11.40 - 12.00

Pyoderma gangrenosum

Annie Price

15 minute break

12.15 - 12.35

Challenging situations with COVID-19

Fiona Downie

12.35 - 12.40

Chair’s concluding remarks

Jacqui Fletcher



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Challenges in wound care Conference

29 September 2020​



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