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Section: CME Category: Diabetic Foot

The Latest Development in the Management of Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers: A Purified Reconstituted Bilayer Matrix

Charles Zelen, DPM, FACFAS

Charles Zelen, DPM, FACFAS examines the use of purified reconstituted bilayer matrix (PRBM) as a treatment for chronic diabetic foot ulcers. Dr Charles Zelen reviews a recent clinical study and outline the clinical benefits of purified reconstituted bilayer matrix to improve wound healing outcomes.

CME (Credits: 1) CEU (Credits: 1.25)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Understand the unique characteristics and scientific evidence around a novel advanced wound care matrix designed to treat difficult to heal wounds.
  2. Discuss purified reconstituted bilayer matrix clinical evidence in the management of chronic DFUs as compared to standard treatment options.
  3. Review clinical cases utilizing purified reconstituted bilayer matrix to improve wound healing outcomes.
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • CME (Credits: 1)

    PRESENT e-Learning Systems is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. PRESENT e-Learning Systems has approved this activity for a maximum of 1 continuing education contact hours

    Release Date: 03/23/2022 Expiration Date: 03/23/2023

  • CEU (Credits: 1.25)

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    Release Date: 03/23/2022 Expiration Date: 03/23/2023

  • Author
  • Charles Zelen, DPM, FACFAS

    ACFAS Fellowship Director
    Professional Education and Research Institutr
    Podiatry Section Chief
    Dept of Orthopedics
    HCA Lewis Gale Medical Center
    Roanoke, VA

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    Charles Zelen is the Medical Director of PERI and has received research funds from Geistlich Pharma AG to complete clinical studies.