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Lecture Overview

Wound care is a factor of nursing that is constantly changing with the introduction of new products and guidelines. This useful lecture from wound management expert, Melinda Brooks, helps to keep you updated on the latest in wound care for nurses and midwives.

Educators

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Melinda Brooks

Melinda Brooks has worked in wound management for more than 20 years in a variety of settings from the Victorian Adult Burns Unit to community nursing to research and lecturing in wound care at both Monash and Latrobe Universities. Melinda works in private practice as a Nurse Practitioner in wound management, following her endorsement in 2013. Her work is mainly in aged care and the community, providing consultancy and education. In 2016, Melinda and two colleagues began <em>Wounds R Us</em> – a collaboration that provides wound management education to clinicians around Melbourne. Melinda has presented at many state and national conferences and thrives on teaching others about the importance of holistic wound management. Melinda is currently a member of the Wounds Australia Education Pillar and committee member of the Wounds Australia national conference 2018. See Educator Profile

Reviews

4.7
41 Total Rating(s)
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Chia Wen Leow
21 May 2018

This is a very good summary on the update of wound management.

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Linda McKenna
16 May 2018

Great content. Some problems with video playback

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Laura Poyner
15 May 2018

Great info

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Jessica Clissold
10 May 2018

Very good information

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Natalie Mahar
01 May 2018

Fabulous CPD for any practice nurse who Isco dealing with wounds every day

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MARIAME ANDERSON
30 Apr 2018

Speaker was knowledgeable and had conviction with the evidence provided.

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Julie Doidge
30 Apr 2018

Very Informative

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Linda Kennedy
30 Apr 2018

The wound care education was appropriate to length of time allocated for the presentation

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Dorothy Bardoutsos
30 Apr 2018

The topic is highy interesting

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Helen Felsch
30 Apr 2018

My passion is wound care and of course the presenter appeared to have an extensive knowledge of conditions and treatments within her practice. So I found the revision very interesting and easy to absorb.

Details
CPD33m of CPD
Rating
4.7
Total Rating(s)  41
Published07 August 2017
Expires 28 May 2018
Topics
Wound Management
Treatments
Infection Prevention
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