Venous Stasis Ulceration: It's Not Just Swelling Anymore
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- Discuss the effects of compression therapy on venous insufficiency.
- Understand the general venous return of the lower extremity.
- Describe the histological changes associated with venous stasis.
- Understand the tents of general wound management in a patient with multiple co-morbidities.
- Mindi Feilmeier, DPM, FACFAS
Assistant Professor, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, Des Moines University
- Donald Matz, PhD
Chair and Professor, Anatomy, Des Moines University
- Juanita Robel, PT, MHS
Associate Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Des Moines University
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- 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
- 0.50 AOA Category 1B
- 0.75 CE Contact Hour(s)