“Nutrition and wound healing / Adjunct therapies of pain management during wound dressing”
This webinar provides an overview of how macronutrients and micronutrients impact on wound healing at a cellular level, and the importance of a balanced diet as an aid to promoting wound healing.
Additionally, it will discuss the benefits of adjunct therapies to pharmacological interventions for reduced pain and stress during wound dressing.
In this session, you will:
- Gain an understanding how macro and micro nutrients work at cellular level to support wound healing
- Examine the importance of a balanced diet as an aid to promote wound healing
- Gain an understanding of the composition of nutritional supplements available
- Review the benefits of non-pharmacological interventions to reduce pain and stress during wound dressing
MSc (Nurse Practitioner), RN, CDE
Jules Aitken is an Endorsed Nurse Practitioner specialising in Diabetes, Chronic Disease and Weight Management. She attained her Masters of Nursing (Nurse Practitioner) at Queensland University of Technology (QUT). Jules is also a registered Credentialed Diabetes Educator (CDE) registered with the Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA) gaining her Certificate of Diabetes Management at the University of Technology Sydney. She has worked within the diabetes, chronic disease and weight loss management field for over 15 years…Read More>>