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

Event date: 12/10/2019 12:00:00 PM EST

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 pressure injury nutrition guidelines.
Presentation objectives:

  • Review nutrition guidelines within the 2019 NPUAP International 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 malnutrition and the increased risk of developing a pressure injury, and decreased rate of wound healing.
  • Demonstrate the guidelines in action through a case report and review of nutrition assessment and relevant interventions through the nutrition care process.

*This webinar is eligible for one (1) CEU credit.