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Skin care of patients with a chronic wound

Objectives: This session will provide an overview of common skin problems of the wound edge and the surrounding skin. Strategies for the prevention of wound-associated skin problems and some treatments will be described. The session focus will lie in the practical aspects of choosing a skin care regimen for different skin states of periwound skin. Different galenic formulations of skin care products will be presented and tested during the workshop.