Florence, Italy
September 25-29, 2016

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Società Scientifica Italiana a carattere interdisciplinare

Associazione Infermieristica per lo Studio delle Lesioni Cutanee

AIUC o.n.l.u.s

Associazione Italiana Ulcere Cutanee



European Pressure Ulcer
Advisory Panel


European Tissue Repair Society

CO - Wound assessment

Learning Objectives:
Following this session the participants should be able to: 

  1. review major criteria for wound assessment;
  2. describe the benefits of integrating wound assessment in knowledge and science of wound management;
  3. categorize a new scientific approach to acute and chronic wounds.

The principles and supporting data behind diagnostic tests and devices that aid in the monitoring of wounds will be discussed. Appropriate integration of wound assessment techniques into the daily wound management of patients will be reviewed as well. Tele monitoring by biomedical sensors will be discussed.


09.00 am - 09.30 am: Valentina Dini (Italy)
Title: The value of wound assessment

09.30 am - 10.00 am: Sylvie Meaume (France) 
Title: Clinical wound assessment

10.00 am - 10.30 am: Marco Romanelli (Italy)
Title: 2D-3D wound bed assessment

10.30 am - 11.00 am: Thomas E. Serena (USA) 
Title: The role of imaging in wound assessment

11.00 am - 11.30 am: Gojiro Nakagami (Japan), Hiromi Sanada (Japan) 
Title: A new wound assessment technology: ultrasonography, thermography and some molecular technique

11.30 am – 12.00 am: Ardeshir Bayat (UK)
Title: OTC in wound assessment

12.00 pm - 12.15 pm: Marco Rossi (Italy)
Title: Laser-Doppler in wound assessment

12.15 pm - 12.30 pm: Zsolt Pecsvaradi (Hungary) 
Title: TCPo2 measurement as a tool to predict the chance of the wound healing

12.30 pm – 01.00 pm: Discussion and conclusions