Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa Research Association (DEBRA)
11th May 16.45-18.00
Title: Epidermolysis Bullosa: Life-long Wounding and Management of squamous cell carcinoma
- To recognise different types of EB and their outcomes
- To understand the role of antimicrobials in EB wound care
- To appreciate the complexity of squamous cell carcinoma in EB
- An introduction to EB care in the UK
- Over view of antimicrobial management
- Challenges of the management of squamous cell carcinoma in EB
Jane Clapham, Lead EB Nurse Specialist, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London
Annette Downe, EB Nurse Specialist, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London
DEBRA International is a worldwide network of national groups working on behalf of those affected by the genetic skin blistering condition epidermolysis bullosa (EB). DEBRA’s vision is to ensure that people living with EB have access to the best quality support and medical care, while also driving the development of effective treatments and cures.
Please find more information about DEBRA here.