The New Zealand Wound Care Society Inc

Study Day Presentations

Canterbury Study Evening Presentation

25 August 2016 - Christchurch

Canterbury Area

Presentations in PDF format.

Antibiotic Resistance - Mutations or Creations? How We Squander a Miracle - Ben Harris Med Lab Scientist Infection Prevention & Control, Canterbury Southern Community Laboratories

Our Dwindling Miracle of Antibiotics – Ben Harris, Infection Prevention & Control Team

MDRO’s (e.g. MRSA, ESBL, VRE) - Infection Prevention & Control Team, Canterbury Southern Community Laboratories

Universal Screening and Decolonization for Control of MRSA – Bellini et al, 2015


To Heal Or Not To Heal? That Is The Question!
Care of Cancer Related Wounds

20 August 2016 - Palmerston North

Manawatu-Wanganui Area

Presentations in PDF format.

Malignant Fungating Wounds - Wayne Naylor (Director of Nursing, Hospice Waikato)

Stomas and Skin Integrity - Lawrence Mutale, CNS Gastrointestinal Cancer/ Stomal Therapy Nursing Service, Midcentral DHB

Maintaining Integrity - Case Study: End of life care for a patient with metastatic SCC - Julie Vickery, Charge Nurse and Vicky Taylor, RN, Arohanui Hospice

Which Product Do I Use? - Karen Huxtable CNS, Tissue Viability Service, Midcentral DHB

Lymphoedema Management - Jenny Collett, Lymphoedema Physiotherapist, Midcentral DHB

Radiation Related Skin Changes - Petro Nel, CNS, Regional Cancer Treatment Service, Midcentral DHB

Pressure Injury Prevention and Management in Palliative Care - Wayne Naylor


To Heal or Not to Heal

3 March 2016 - Canterbury

Presentations in PDF format.

More people, more active, more often - Sport Canterbury

Nutrition and wound healing - Jasna Robinson-Wright

Video links

What is a Green Prescription

23 1/2 hours