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Biofilm: Why a Chronic Wound May Be Failing to Heal

While biofilm may not be at the top of healthcare professionals list when they start wondering why a wound may not be healing – it should be.

Aimee Sharp
Treating Minor Scrapes and Burns

Injuries: Treating Minor Scrapes and Burns

As we rush throughout the day, we are more likely to encounter injuries such as scrapes, cuts and burns. Know when to seek treatment or medical help.

Sarah McIlvaine
Pressure Injury Staging

Video: Pressure Injury Staging Made Easy Recorded Webinar

This recorded webinar reviews the NPUAP pressure injury staging guidelines and tissue types, providing insights and tips for quick and easy identification.

Danny Nguyen
Wound Care Part 1: Physiology

Wound Care Part 1: Physiology (with CE credit)

This free course has already taken place. Contact your local Shield HealthCare representative about...

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Is It Infected?

Webinar Video: Is It Infected? How Do I Really Know?

All chronic wounds have bacteria residing in them. Determining how much – and how severe – are important factors for healing. Watch this webinar for free!

John Maynard
Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis

Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis: Prevalence, Economic Impact and the Benefits of Prevention

Incontinence-associated dermatitis, or IAD, is an inflammation of the skin that occurs when the skin...

John Maynard
pressure ulcer staging

Pressure Injury Staging: Are You Sure It’s a Pressure Injury?

Before beginning treatment of a pressure injury, check this guide to avoid a common error of confusing it with incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD).

Sarah McIlvaine
incontinence-associated dermatitis

Incontinence-Associated Dermatitis: Infographic

Incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD) is an inflammation of the skin that can be painful for patients and can lead to the development of pressure ulcers

Sarah McIlvaine
wet-to-dry dressing

Goodbye Wet-to-Dry Wound Care Webinar Video and Supplemental Material

Watch this recorded webinar presented by Shield HealthCare and the Wound Care Education Institute. Learn about better options beyond wet-to-dry dressing.

Aimee Sharp
wound management guide

Introducing Our New Wound Management Guide

This pocket-sized wound management guide includes the updated NPUAP guidelines and is over 45 pages long, with helpful charts and full color photos.

John Maynard