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Section: Wound Care Category: Wound Care

Preventing the Emergency Among the Emergencies: Utilizing Topical Wound Oxygen to Lessen Hospital Admissions & Amputations

Christopher Bromley, DPM

Christopher Bromley, DPM discusses the elevated risks that wound care patients are experiencing due to the COVID-19 shutdown. He also reviews the evidence supporting the utility of topical oxygen in wound healing safely in the home as well as the clinical benefits that cyclical-pressure topical oxygen therapy can provide patients afflicted with wounds.

Completion (Credits: 1.25) CME (Credits: 1.25)

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Goals and Objectives
  1. Review the elevated risks that wound care patients are experiencing due to the COVID-19 shutdown
  2. Review the evidence supporting the utility of topical oxygen in wound healing safely in the home
  3. Review the clinical benefits that cyclical-pressure topical oxygen therapy can provide patients afflicted with wounds
  • Accreditation and Designation of Credits
  • Completion (Credits: 1.25)

    This lecture has been approved for the PRESENT Podiatric Education Online curriculum by the Council of Teaching Hospitals Residency Education Review Committee.

    Release Date: 10/01/2020 Expiration Date: 10/01/2022

  • CME (Credits: 1.25)

    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 1.25 continuing education contact hours

    Release Date: 10/01/2020 Expiration Date: 10/01/2022

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    Christopher Bromley is a teaching consultant for Berman Medical Laser and Erchonia; a consultant for Certainy, Stryker, Arthrosurface, and Heron; clinical trail coordinator for OrthoCor Medical; Medical Director for CarePICS, Alpha Sigma; speaker's bureau for Stryker, Heron, Alpha Sigma