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European Wound Management Association Conference 2018

EWMA 2018

T.I.M.E.1,2 for something new

Come and join us as we celebrate innovation with our NEW T.I.M.E. plan-on-a-page tool, NEW evidence and NEW products.

  • PICO 7 sNPWT
  • Moleculight i:XTM
  • ALLEVYN LIFE Non-Bordered Wound dressings
  • ALLEVYN Gentle Border Wound dressings

 

Date: Wednesday, 9 May 2018
Venue: Smith & Nephew Exhibition Stand, Expo Congress Centre
Time: 11:30 - 12:00

Light refreshment will be served

 

Helping you get CLOSER TO ZERO delay in wound healing

 

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References

1. Schultz GS, Sibbald RG, Falanga V et al., Wound Rep Reg (2003);11:1-28.
2. Leaper DJ, Schultz G, Carville K, Fletcher J, Swanson T, Drake R. Extending the T.I.M.E. concept: what have we learned in the past 10 years? Int Wound J 2012; 9 (Suppl. 2):1–19.

Symposia schedule

Symposium A

A fresh approach to challenging wounds by  combining T.I.M.E.1,2 with pioneering solutions

Dr Caroline Dowsett (UK), Dr Matthew Malone (Australia), Andrew Sharpe (UK)

Date: Thursday, 10 May 2018
Room: Bratyslawa
Time: 13:15 - 14:15

Lunch will be provided

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Symposium B

Obecne wyzwania w leczenia ran przewlekłych

Prof. Tomasz Banasiewicz (Chair), Dr Marcin Malka, Prof. Marek Kawecki

Data: Środa, 9 Maj 2018
Sala: Wisla
Time: 15:30 - 16:30

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Booth presentations

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Wednesday 9th May

 

Time: 11.50 – 12.15
Brand: PICO
Title: PICO sNPWT : scale of the evidence and results of a closed surgical incision meta-analysis
Speaker: Dr Vicki Strugala

Time: 15.00 – 15.20
Brand: ALLEVYNLIFE
Title: Effectiveness of using a New Polyurethane Foam Multi-Layer Dressing in the sacral Area to prevent onset of pressure ulcers in the elderly with hip fractures. A Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial.
Speaker: Elizabeth Huddleston

 

Thursday 10th May

 

Time: 09.30 – 09.50
Brand: ALLEVYN LIFE Non-Bordered
Title: An innovative new non-bordered dressing: driving improved wear time and patient outcomes
Speakers: Leanne Atkin and Richard Searle

Time: 12.30 – 12.50
Brand: PICO
Title: NPWT – praktyczne wskazówki stosowania urządzeń do leczenia ran w podciśnieniu” (NPWT - tricks and tips)
Speakers: Dr Marcin Malka
POLISH LANGUAGE ONLY

Time: 15.30 – 15.50
Brand: PICO 7
Title: New PICO 7 System:  Improving the patient experience and clinical outcome in hard to heal wounds
Speaker: Andrew Sharpe

 

Friday 11th May

 

Time: 10.00 – 10.20
Brand: ACTICOAT and IODOSORB
Title: New challenges in wound infections: antimicrobial resistance and biofilms
Speaker: Dr Matthew Malone

Time: 12.45 – 13.00
Brand: ACTICOAT
Title: Zwalczanie infekcji rany z zastosowaniem opatrunków ze srebrem
(Silver dressing in treatment of infected wounds)
Speaker: Dr Justyna Glik
POLISH LANGUAGE ONLY

 

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Posters presented at EWMA 2018

Ambler, G., Casey, C. and Megginson, S. A comparison between three different single-use NPWT pumps to detect differences in acoustic levels. Poster (EP337) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland

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Ambler, G. and Casey, C. Fluid handling and negative pressure delivery in a multi-layered absorbent AIRLOCK™ Technology dressing. Poster (EP335) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland

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Casey, C., Walsh, A., Rossington, A. and Huddleston, E. Improved fluid uptake in a polyurethane foam multilayered dressing. Poster (EP222) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland

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Forlee, M., van Zyl, L., Louw, H., Nel, J., Fourie, N., Hartley, R. A randomised controlled trial to compare the clinical efficacy and acceptability of adjustable intermittent and continuous Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) in a new portable NPWT system* Poster (EP343) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland

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McManus, H. and Woodmansey, E. Bacterial retention within a multi-layered absorbent AIRLOCK™ Technology Single Use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (sNPWT) dressing. Poster (EP336) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland

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Myers, D. and Sharpe, A. Service delivery in complex DFU patients using Single Use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT)** - a UK perspective. Poster (EP549) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland

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Nherera, L. Cost-effectiveness of Single Use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy system (sNPWT**) to reduce surgical site complications (SSC) following Coronary Artery By-Pass Surgery. Poster (EP253) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland

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Styche, T. and Searle R. The characteristics and impact of stalled wounds. Poster (PP122) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland

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Searle R. A survey of dressing usage after the introduction of a new non-bordered foam dressing. Poster (PP180) presented at the European Wound Management Association annual meeting. May 9–11, 2018, Krakow, Poland.

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* RENASYS TOUCH system (Smith & Nephew)
** PICO◊ (Smith & Nephew)