NPUAP Research Symposium Presentations

Thank you for attending the NPUAP Research Symposium held November 9 at Harrah’s Las Vegas Hotel in Las Vegas, NV.

Please click on the following link to access the symposium evaluation and to receive your CE certificate: https://blueq.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_b9KXU3Xz8gU7Ubz.  Even if you do not need a CE certificate we ask that you please complete the evaluation.

Below you will find the presentations from the various symposium speakers.  If any presentations are missing we will do our best to add them.

The Problem with Pressure and Soft Tissue Deformation in DPTI – The Science
Vivian Mushahwar, PhD

Clinical Aspects of DTI
Janet Cuddigan, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN

Understanding the Clinical Effects of External Loading on Tissue Deformation in Humans
David Brienza, PhD

Clinical Aspects of Clinical Tissue Load
Virginia Capasso, PhD, ANP-BC, ACNS-BC, CWS, FACCWS

The Problem with Shear – The Science
Dan Bader, BSc, MSc, PhD, DSc

Clinical Aspects of Shear
Ann Tescher, PhD, RN, CNS

The Problem with Friction – The Science
David Brienza, PhD

Clinical Aspects of Friction (presentation not available)
Christine Berke, RN, BC, BSN, MSN, APRN-NP, CWOCN

The Problem with Microclimate – The Science
Dan Bader, BSc, MSc, PhD, DSc

Clinical Aspects of Microclimate
Margaret Goldberg, MSN, RN, CWOCN