Wound Care without Attention for Nutrition is Incomplete Wound Care; Focus on PUs!


  • To stress the motives behind nutrition as an integral part of wound care.
  • To describe how to execute adequate guideline-driven nutritional care in patients with wounds.
  • To present the evidence and practice base that underlie nutritional interventions in wound care.
  • To present information about the practical consequences of the recent Oligo-Element Sore Trial (OEST) in relation to different types wounds.
  • To describe the cost effectiveness of nutritional intervention(s) in wound care


  • Emanuele Cereda
  • Jos Schols

The workshop took place on Wednesday 14 May from 16.45-18.00 in room N107/N108.