University Centre forNursing and Midwifery

SKIN INTEGRITY RESEARCH GROUP (SKINT)

Generating and implementing evidence- based woundcare and skin integrity prevention and treatment in healthcare 

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PuClas4 is a new e-learning tool about pressure ulcers and incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD). Access to the tool is granted after online registration. 

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EPUAP 2022 conference - Prague
16/09/2022 - by Anika Fourie
EPUAP 2022 conference - Prague

The Skin Integrity Research Group with Dimitri Beeckman contributed to this conference with:
- 12 sessions (workshops, research findings and education) from
- 4 research members (Steven Smet, Charlotte Raepsaet, Knaerke Soegaard, Anika Fourie) about varied topics of
- clinical reasoning, wound assessment instruments, spinal cord injury, prone positioning, cost-effectiveness...within the domain of
- pressure ulcer prevention, and improving patient care.

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The special issue of the EWMA Journal of Wound Management on skin tears has just been published!
27/07/2022 - by Anika Fourie
The special issue of the EWMA Journal of Wound Management on skin tears has just been published!

This special issue of JOWM was published in collaboration with the International Skin Tear Advisory Panel (ISTAP). . It includes nine original manuscripts and highlights current advances in risk assessment, prevention and treatment of skin tears. Read the full free issue here.

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