Canadian Association for Enterostomal
Therapy, "OUT OF THE BOX 2015": Create--Lead--Innovate
She became the treasurer of the enterostomal
therapy committee when the national section was first formed.
Springfield; the speaker will be Laurie Everts, an enterostomal
therapy nurse at Sacred Heart; the support group is for those affected by Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, including family or friends of people with diabetes; 541-222-3705.
The results of the study were presented at the 12th Congress of the European Council of Enterostomal
Therapy (ECET) in Paris, France, in June.
Additionally, caring for patients with wounds is more efficient for physicians and enterostomal
therapy (ET) nurse specialists, as they can view the image of the wound prior to the initial visit in order to decide on treatment options and bring needed supplies.
Presented at the 11th Congress of the European Council of Enterostomal
Wheeler has been a registered nurse for more than 20 years and is an enterostomal
therapist with a specialty in wound management.
The organization had its humble beginning in May, 1973, when an enthusiastic group of 14 enterostomal
therapists (ET's) met for the first time to articulate the early development of a formal ostomy education program for nurses.
She was a graduate of Commerce High School, Worcester City Hospital School of Nursing (1950), and Harrisburg Hospital School of Enterostomal
After one month of this treatment, we determined, in consultation with an enterostomal
clinical nurse specialist, that the patient would benefit from negative pressure wound therapy *** (NPWT).
Toni McTigue, RN APRN BC CWOCN, is an enterostomal
therapist and wound care nurse at Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ.
She also completed a program of Enterostomal
Therapy Nursing at the Woodruff Medical Center at Emory University in Atlanta, 1989.