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NEW Online Ostomy Course

Thursday, August 8, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Kristin Petty
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New Continuing Education Course!
Fistula Management: Returning the
Patient's Freedom
Speaker: Judith Landis Erdman, BSN, RN, CWOCN
Contact Hours: 0.89
Pharmacology Credits: 0.06
Course Overview:
Patients with fistulae have often felt restricted in their ability to socialize and perform activities of daily living due to inadequate containment or restrictive systems. Fistulae containment options will be presented which allows patients the freedom to resume daily activities. Pouching techniques, devices, and the use of Negative Pressure Therapy in the management of fistulae will be discussed.

Learning Objective:
The learner will be able to choose and apply a secure fistula management system that provides the patient with the freedom to perform daily activities of living.
WOCN® Society members have free access to this course! Not a member? Join now to take this course and earn credits for free!

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