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VLU Masterclass: Implementing Best Practice Recommendations

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Garstang Road

Broughton

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Venous Leg Ulcer Masterclass: Implementing Best Practice Recommendations

L&R in partnership with Huntleigh invite you to join us for an exciting opportunity for a closer look at the Best Practice Statement: Holistic Management of Venous Leg Ulceration, in which we aim to provide a clear treatment pathway to promote consistent best practice. This study day will aim to challenge myths that underpin ritualistic practice in Venous Leg Ulcer management and present real-world solutions that are achievable in the current NHS climate.

This study day will contain workshops tailored to your needs in VLU management from the holistic assessment of your patients, practical workshops on Doppler assessment and measuring and fitting hosiery kits.

This invitation is open to all healthcare professionals and by attending this study day you will earn 'participatory' CPD hours towards your revalidation.

This event is free to attend, lunch and refreshments will be provided throughout the day.


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09.00 Registration and refreshments

09.30 The Economic Burdern of Leg Ulcers in the UK

09.50 Anatomy and Physiology - Trudie Young - Director of Education, Welsh Wound Innovation Centre

10.20 Assessment (Doppler assessment) - Dr Jon Evans - Business Unit Manager Vascular Products, Huntleigh

11.00 Workshops:

Workshop Group 1 - Doppler Assessment

Workshop Group 2 - Best Practice for Compression

12.00 Workshops:

Workshop Group 2 - Doppler Assessment

Workshop Group 1 - Best Practice for Compression

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Implementing Best Practice for Venous Leg Ulcer Management - Dr. Leanne Atkin - Lecturer Practitioner/vascular Nurse Specialist, University of Huddersfield and Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust

15.00 Revalidation, Summary and Close


Memebers of staff from both Huntleigh and L&R will be around for an hour after the event for further hands on sessions and to answer any questions you might have.


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