Burn Rehabilitation Management 2 day course

Contact

Anne Darton

anne.darton@health.nsw.gov.au

May
31

Tuesday 31 May 2022, 8:45am to Wednesday 1 June 2022, 4:00pm

Level 1 Clinical Services Building, Royal North Shore Hospital
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Burn Rehabilitation Management 2 day course 2022-05-31T08:45 2022-06-01T16:00 Australia/Sydney Level 1 Clinical Services Building, Royal North Shore Hospital Visit event page: https://aci.health.nsw.gov.au/networks/burn-injury/events/rehabilitation-management-course for latest details.

Dates

Tuesday 31 May 8am – 4:45pm and Wednesday 1 June 8am – 4pm

Overview

The two day course will cover topics across the continuum of care from acute to rehabilitation settings, including:

  • pathophysiology of burn injuries
  • surgical and reconstructive operative treatment with emphasis on wound management in the rehab stage
  • scars
  • exercises
  • splinting
  • pain
  • psychosocial issues
  • nutrition and swallowing
  • voice.

On day two there will be interactive sessions with burn survivors, emphasising the collaborative nature of the multidisciplinary team when working with severe burn injury patients.

Audience

This event is aimed at health professionals who have minimal experience; beginning to work with people who have sustained a burn injury; or interested in this area of practice.

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