Nuts & Bolts of Pressure Injuries: 2019 International Nutrition Clinical Guidelines

Event date: 12/10/2019

Please join us for a free, one hour, educational webinar with speakers, Mary Ellen Posthauer, RDN, CD, LD, FAND and Nancy Munoz, DCN, MHA, RD, FAND on the topic of 2019 updated international pressure injury nutrition clinical guidelines.
Presentation objectives:

  • Review nutrition guidelines within the 2019 International EPUAP/NPIAP/PPPIA Pressure Injury Prevention and Treatment Clinical Practice Guidelines.
  • Highlight the changes and updates from the 2014 guidelines (2nd Edition), including a brief review of the recent literature and evidence used to develop the 2019 nutrition guidelines.
  • Discuss how malnutrition impacts the risk of developing a pressure injury and decreases the rate of wound healing.
  • Demonstrate the guidelines in action through a case report based on the nutrition care process that includes a review of nutrition assessment and relevant interventions.

The 2019 International EPUAP/NPIAP/PPPIA Pressure Injury Prevention and Treatment Clinical Practice Guidelines can be found at: http://internationalguideline.com/

Printed copies of both the Quick Reference Guide and full 2019 International EPUAP/NPIAP/PPPIA Pressure Injury Prevention and Treatment Clinical Practice Guidelines can be obtained at https://guidelinesales.com/

*The 2019 International EPUAP/NPIAP/PPPIA Pressure Injury Prevention and Treatment Clinical Practice Guidelines does not endorse or indicate any specific product

Please note: This webinar is eligible for one (1) CE credit.

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