COVAN-"The History and Science of Silver in Managing Infections in the Vascular Access Specialty"
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When: Tuesday, December 10, 2019
5:30 PM
Where: The Bent Noodle
3055 South Parker Road
Aurora, Colorado  80014
United States
Presenter: Amanda Budak, RN, CBN, PhD
Contact: Shelly Weber
(720) 999-1278

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Join us Tuesday December 10, 2019 at 530pm-9pm for COVAN’s annual Holiday Party!


Silverlon is pleased to be able to offer the following Continuing Education Program:

The History and Science of Silver in Managing Infections in the Vascular Access Specialty Presented by: Amanda Budak, RN, CBN, PhD

Summary: Silver has been used as an antimicrobial for centuries.  This presentation will provide a brief background on the history of silver and review the mechanisms of action of silver in preventing infections.  A focus will be made on silver vascular access advanced dressings.  


       Discuss the history of Silver in managing infection

       Discuss the role of silver in eliminating bacteria

       Explain how silver ions kill microorganisms

       Discuss alternatives to CHG


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Space is limited to 50 active COVAN members, become a member today for $25!

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