Intended Learners
This activity is designed for physicians, podiatrists, pharmacists, physical therapists, and nurses who treat patients with chronic wounds.

Learning Objectives
After completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the physiological process of enzymatic debridement including available evidence of increased cellular responses to injury which promote wound healing
  • Define the role of enzymatic debridement in the inpatient, long-term care and acute care settings
  • Explore the role of debridement in combination with other wound care modalities
  • Review the cost benefit analysis of enzymatic debridement



This is an advanced level course.