The Wound Doctors podcast series is aimed at sharing practical tips, interesting stories, and advice from a range of experts. Listeners will learn why certain risk factors lead to wounds, why wounds need special care, how to prevent wounds, and how to help them heal.
Dr. Frances Henshaw, Clinical and Development Manager at ConvaTec and journalist Rod Morri co-host the series. Joining them are a rotating panel of wound experts to discuss a whole range of wound-related problems
Episode 1: Foot Health Week
It’s Foot Health Week and 'The Wound Doctors’ Dr Frances was very lucky to have a chat with Ainslie Davies, the newly appointed president of the Australian Podiatry Association. Listen to these two passionate pods who discuss the importance of loving your feet to prevent wounds and other problems. Follow the Wound Doctors ANZ on Facebook or find out more about the ConvaTec range of Advanced wound dressings at ConvaTec.com.au
Episode 2: The Yo-Yo
Dr Bill McGuiness joins us from his farm in Tasmania to explain that variability in care is the enemy of wounds. Bill advocates for a considered and consistent approach when caring for wounds ..and shares his tips and tricks to encourage people to do what’s right for their wound! Follow the Wound Doctors ANZ on Facebook or find out more about the ConvaTec range of advanced wound dressings at ConvaTec.com.au
Episode 3: Debridement
Debridement is a mainstay of wound care…but what exactly is wound debridement, how is it performed? and why? From sharp scalpels and scrubbing pads to enzymes and maggots Dr Frances and Dr Kate explain the intricacies of this important aspect of wound care. Follow the Wound Doctors ANZ on Facebook or find out more about the ConvaTec range of advanced wound dressings at ConvaTec.com.au