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Webinar Recorded On: September 29, 2016
Title: Pressure Injury: NPUAP updates, staging, and literature review.
Description of the webinar: This webinar will provide an overview of pressure injury, causes, staging (Including recent updates from NPUAP) and considerations for positioning. Included will be an overview of recent research regarding these topics.
Objectives that participants will meet with the webinar:
1. Participants will understand causes of Pressure Injury.
2. Participants will understand current updates to staging of Pressure Injury.
3. Participants will understand recent literature regarding these topics.
Speaker name and brief bio: Michelle Yargeau, PT, DPT, CWS
Michelle is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy at the University of Vermont. She has been a practicing physical therapist with experience in acute and sub-acute neurorehabilitation, including wound care for more than 20 years. She is a member of the exam committee for the American Board of Wound Management, has presented nationally on the topic of pressure injury and diabetic foot ulcer management. Her current research includes topics related to both of these topics.