enterostomal


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enterostomal

 [en″ter-o-sto´mal]
relating to or having undergone an enterostomy.
enterostomal therapist one who is certified to assist in the specialized care of patients who have undergone enterostomy or who require special skin or wound care; see also stoma. Information about local therapists available for consultation can be obtained by writing to Wound Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society, 4700 W. Lake, Glenview, IL 60025.

enterostomal

relating to or having undergone an enterostomy.
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Keywords: colostomy, stomas, colostomy bag, enterostomal therapist, polyp, chemotherapy, radiation
BUMC also employed a great variety of specialists in medical procedures, including diagnostic radiology and enterostomal therapy.
Colostomy patients using the Vitala™ Continence Control Device (CCD) reported high levels of restored continence, functional and psychosocial benefits, according to the findings of clinical and case studies presented at the 11th Congress of the European Council of Enterostomal Therapy (ECET) in Bologna, Italy.
She currently serves on the WOCN National Conference Planning Committee, and is a preceptor for the Harrisburg Area Enterostomal Therapy Nursing Education Program, the La Salle University Wound Ostomy and Continence Nursing Education Program, and the Emory University School of Medicine Wound Ostomy and Continence Nursing Education Program.
She then spent one year as a traveling nurse in Mississippi and Indiana, and finally worked as a home health care nurse specializing in wounds and enterostomal therapy in the Worcester, MA area.
The enterostomal nurse usually is consulted for deep wounds or wounds that are not responding to the pre-existing treatment protocols.
Barbara-Bates Jensen, MN, RN, CETN, is assistant professor of clinical nursing and director of the Enterostomal Therapy Nursing Education Program, University of California, Los Angeles.
From this information we created five service categories analogous to Medicare disciplines: skilled nursing services (including skilled care, high-tech care, enterostomal therapy, catheter maintenance, and wound care); therapy services (including physical therapy, occupational/vocational therapy, speech therapy, and audiology); home health aide services (including personal care and medication assistance); medical social services (including social services, counseling, and referral services); and physician services.
A Joint Education Meeting: Canadian Association of Wound Care and Canadian Association for Enterostomal Therapy Action 2014--Skin Health for Canada
Committee member Maria Stapleton from Mid-Central DHB, who is responsible for our section magazine, has had her abstract accepted and is presenting at the World Council of Enterostomal Therapists (WCET) conference in Phoenix, Arizona, in June.
The results of the study have just been presented at the biennial congress of the World Council of Enterostomal Therapists (WCET) in Hong Kong on 2-6 July 2006.