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Health Sciences

Tissue Viability Matters. One Day Skin Care Conference Event

9:00 - 16:45
7 June 2013
Nightingale Building (B67/1027) Highfield Campus University of Southampton SO17 1BJ

For more information regarding this event, please email Cheryl Dunford at .

Event details

This conference is aimed at 2nd year FOHS students of all professions.

Increase your knowledge and enhance your skills by attending seminars and workshops run by internationally known and local clinical/research experts.

Seminar topics:

  • Why and how skin breaks down
  • Risk factors and prevention strategies for pressure ulcers
  • The need to reduce loading on the skin and the role of equipment

Workshop topics:

  • How to assess and dress wounds
  • How to grade pressure ulcers
  • Effective use of seating to relieve pressure

This event is free but places are limited so register NOW at

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