The Ehlers-Danlos Society welcomes you to our webinar educational series, “Living with EDS/HSD,” dedicated to educating people diagnosed with the Ehlers-Danlos syndromes or hypermobility spectrum disorders, their loved ones, and anyone wishing to learn more about EDS, HSD, and myriad related disorders.
Presented by renowned medical professionals and experts in living with EDS/HSD, each webinar will focus on important topics of interest to the global EDS/HSD community.
The webinars are usually held on Wednesdays and are expected to last approximately one hour. Participants must sign up in advance at the links provided. After sign-up, participants will receive an email with instructions on how to access the webinar. Presentations will be recorded and become available in the PREVIOUS WEBINARS PAGE as well as our YouTube channel (http://bit.ly/EDSocietyYouTube).
Next Webinar: October 24, 2018 (3–4 pm Eastern)
Nigel Burrows, MBBS, MD, FRCP: “Skin changes in the Ehlers-Danlos syndromes: what are they and how to manage them”
Skin changes are common across many of the EDS subtypes. Early recognition is essential for diagnosis and management. In this webinar, the different skin problems that can arise in EDS will be illustrated, as well as the mechanisms behind some of these changes. It is important to be aware of the risks, for example, of poor wound healing following surgery. This and other management tips relating to the skin will be discussed.
To sign up to participate in the webinar live, please visit Go-To-Webinar Registration. After signing up, you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the webinar. Presentations are recorded and (barring technical difficulties) become available on the previous webinars page as well as our YouTube channel (http://bit.ly/EDSocietyYouTube).