4      0

Ostomy Day 2022

How to Choose What to Use: Guidelines for Ostomy Product Selection

Oct 1, 2022 9:45am ‐ Oct 1, 2022 11:00am

Credits: None available.


Establishment of a secure pouching system is a critical first step in ostomy patient rehabilitation. This session will provide a pathway and guidelines for product selection based on assessment of abdominal contours and stoma protrusion as well as knowledge of currently available products. The presentation will address appropriate use of accessory products as well as guidelines for primary pouching system selection.

Contact Hours: 1.25

Learning Objective:
  • The learner will be able to use assessment of stomal protrusion and abdominal contours and knowledge of ostomy products to develop an appropriate pouching system and appropriate use of accessory products.


  • Dorothy Doughty, MN, RN, CWOCN, FAAN, WOC Nurse Instructor and Clinician, Emory University


  • 1.25 - Contact Hours

You must be logged in and own this session in order to post comments.