To present information on effective alternatives to wet-to-dry dressings in the management of wounds.
This CME/CE activity is intended for physicians and nurses with an interest in alternatives to wet-to-dry dressings in the management of wounds.
- Identify factors that affect wound healing.
- Discuss advantages and disadvantages of various types of wound care products.
- Describe strategies to promote cost-effective wound healing.
President • Ovington & Associates, Inc, Pittsburgh, PA.
The author has disclosed that she is a consultant for and on the speaker’s bureau of ETHICON, Inc, and is a stock shareholder of Johnson & Johnson, Inc.
Reprinted with permission from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins: Ovington LG. Hanging wet-to-dry dressings out to dry. Home Healthcare Nurse 2001;19(8):477–84.