EWM Module 3: Managing the Lower Limb in Practice (2019/M3-2PTA)

EWM Module 3: Managing the Lower Limb in Practice (2019/M3-2PTA)

This module is a 2-day contact session focusing on the underlying aetiology of lower limb ulcers and how to manage these patients holistically.  Learners will be able to align theory with practice and understand the physiology involved with lower limb ulcers.  Practical skills sessions include:

  • Performing an ABPI and vascular assessment
  • Leg measurements
  • Compression stocking application
  • Compression bandage application

At the end of the module learners will be able to differentiate between the different types of leg ulcers.  Learners will also be skilled in applying short and long stretch compression bandages.  Learners are required to do a 4-hour practical session as part of the module at an accredited Wound Care Centre.

Event Properties

Event Date 2019/07/17 7:30 am
Event End Date 2019/07/18 5:00 pm
Cut off date 2019/07/16
Individual Price ZAR3,600.00
Location Eloquent Health & Wellness Centre

Speakers

Liezl Naude

Advanced Wound Care Practitioner

Jaco van Emmenis

Orthotist & Prosthetist

Erika van der Mescht

Lymphoedema Therapist