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EWMA Post graduate nurse wound curriculum
EWMA is now working on a European curriculum for post graduate nurses, with the objective to support more standardised content in the post graduate nurse education on wound management.
EWMA wound centre endorsements
In 2015, a EWMA working group including wound care experts with prior experience in developing wound care centres in different European countries, has defined a set of criteria as well as a procedure for wound centre endorsements.
Antimicrobial Stewardship Programme
We are proud to announce that EWMA has been appointed by the European Commission to contribute to the evaluation of the EU’s Action Plan against the rising threats from Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR). We are very pleased with this recognition, which is a positive outcome of our dedicated efforts concerning the AMR agenda in wound care.
Health-Related Quality of Life – the Patient’s Perspective
At the beginning of 2016, EWMA will start working on a new document aiming to provide an overview and recommendations for use of the available HRQoL assessment tools for wound care patients.
Document on the use of oxygen therapies in wound care
EWMA has started work on a guidance document tentatively titled: “Use of Oxygen Therapies in Wound Care”.
The document will provide an overview of oxygen treatment options available, as well as discussing the use of various kinds of oxygen therapies in wound healing.