Details for Kim Le Blanc

Job title
Last name
Le Blanc
Research field(s)
Skin Tears
Institutions
Queen's University,
International Skin Tear Advisory Panel
Discipline
Nursing
Credentials
MN, RN, CETN (C), PhD (student)
Appointments
Adjunct Professor, MClSc program, School of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Health Sciences, Western University.
Areas of research interest
Skin Health in the frail elderly
Active projects
SKIN TEAR PREVALENCE, INCIDENCE AND ASSOCIATED RISK FACTORS IN THE LONG-TERM CARE POPULATION
Recent publications/presentations
1. Beeckman D., Van den Bussche K., Alves P., Beele H., Ciprandi G., Coyer F., de Groot T., DeMeyer D., Dunk A.M., Fouri A., García-Molina P., Gray M., Iblasi A., Jelnes R., Johansen E., Karadag A., LeBlanc K., Kis Dadara Z., Long M.A., Meaume S., Pokorna A., Romanelli M., Ruppert S., Schoonhoven L., Smet S., Smith C., Steininger A., Stockmayr M., Van Damme N., Voegeli D., Van Hecke A., Verhaeghe S., Woo K. and Kottner J. (2017) The Ghent Global IAD Categorization Tool (GLOBIAD). Skin Integrity Research Group -Ghent University 2017. Available for download from www.UCVVGent.be
2. Almutairi, D., Alvavi, A., LeBlanc, K. Peristomal Skin Complications: What dermatologists need to know (2017) International Journal of Dermatology (accepted for publication June 22, 2017) DOI:10.1111/ijd.13710
3. Holloway, S., LeBlanc K. (2017). Dealing with Skin Tears. Journal of Nursing in Practice 22.64-66.
4. LeBlanc K, Woo K, Christensen D, Forest-Lalonde L, O’Dea J, Varga M, McSwiggan, J, van Ineveld C. Best Practice Recommendations for the Prevention and Management of Skin Tears. Wounds Canada 2017 Feb.
5. LeBlanc K, Baranoski S. Skin Tears: Finally Recognized. Advances in Skin and Wound Care 2017 Feb; 30(2):62-63.
Additional comments
Start date
2016-07-02
End date
2017-08-23
Study Location (City)
Ottawa
Study Location (Country)
Canada
Study Location (Province)
Ontario
Type of Study
Cohort Study
Sample size
380
Ethics and compliance information
Ethical Approval from Queen's University
Recruiting participants
No
Participant reimbursement
No
Inclusion criteria
Exclusion criteria
Contact name
Kimberly LeBlanc
Contact email
kimleblanc@rogers.com
Contact phone
613-864-1029
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