Diabetic Ulcers: Identification and Treatment Webinar


Recorded Webinar: Diabetic Ulcers - Identification and Treatment

Please Note: No CE Contact Hour is available for watching our recorded webinar here.

If you would like to receive 1 CE Contact Hour for watching this recorded webinar, you must view it on the Wound Care Education Institute's website. Here is the link: https://www.wcei.net/courses/calendar/webinars?webinarid=27 (Use SHIELDWEB as your code to waive the $10 fee)

Chronic foot ulcers in patients with diabetes cause substantial morbidity and increased amputation risk. In this FREE recorded webinar, we cover evidence-based approaches for identification and treatment of chronic neuropathic, neuro-ischemic and ischemic diabetic foot ulcerations.

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss 3 common underlying causes of Diabetic Foot Ulcers
  • Differentiate between neuropathic, neuro-ischemic and ischemic diabetic foot ulcers based upon clinical characteristics
  • Choose treatment plans for Diabetic Foot Ulcers based upon current evidence based guidelines

Bill RichlenPresented by Bill Richlen, PT, WCC, DWC of the Wound Care Education Institute

A Licensed Physical Therapist, Bill has experience in advanced wound care consultations in long-term care, outpatient, skilled rehabilitation and home health. He has served as a clinical instructor for physical therapy students, been the Director of several large rehabilitation departments, and has been providing multi-disciplinary wound care education to nurses and therapists for over 17 years. His expertise in diverse settings enhance his role as a clinical instructor. Bill’s dynamic and captivating teaching style keep’s attendee’s attention throughout the course.

Disclosures: William Richlen, PT, WCC, DWC is owner of Infinitus, LLC, a wound care solutions company. He disclosed that he is a speaker and independent contractor for Anacapa Technologies.

The planners of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning, a Relias LLC company, guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Occupational Therapy Level and Content Focus

Content Level: Intermediate

Content Focus:

  • Domain of OT: Performance Skills
  • Domain of OT: Performance Patterns
  • Occupational Therapy Process: Intervention

Course delivery format: Online interactive webinar

Instructional Method: Live Webinar with lecture, PowerPoint & Q&A

(If you are looking to receive CE credits, please view this webinar on the Wound Care Education Institute's website)

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