Kimberly LeBlanc

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Addressing the challenge of providing nursing care for elderly men suffering from urethral erosion
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    KDS Professional Consulting, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:131-4. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Skin tears: state of the science: consensus statements for the prevention, prediction, assessment, and treatment of skin tears©
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    KDS Professional Consulting, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:2-15. 2011
  3. doi request reprint International Skin Tear Advisory Panel: a tool kit to aid in the prevention, assessment, and treatment of skin tears using a Simplified Classification System ©
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    Kimberly LeBlanc, MN, RN, CETN C, IIWCC Consultant KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Sharon Baranoski, MSN, RN, CWCN, APN CCNS, MAPWCA, FAAN President Wound Care Dynamics Inc Shorewood, Illinois Dawn Christensen, MHScN, RN, CETN C, IIWCC Consultant KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Diane Langemo, PhD, RN, FAAN President and Consultant Langemo and Associates University of North Dakota Grand Forks Mary Ann Sammon, BSN, CWCN Enterprise Wound Care Manager Cleveland Clinic Ohio Karen Edwards, MSS, BSN, RN, CWOCN Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital Samantha Holloway, MSc, RN Senior Lecturer Course Director Wound Healing and Tissue Repair, Wound Healing Research Unit, Institute for Translation, Department of Medicine
    Adv Skin Wound Care 26:459-76; quiz 477-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint The Art of Dressing Selection: A Consensus Statement on Skin Tears and Best Practice
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    Kimberly LeBlanc, MN, RN, CETN C, PhD Student Consultant KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Sharon Baranoski, MSN, RN, CWCN, APN CCNS, FAAN President Wound Care Dynamics, Inc Shorewood, Illinois Dawn Christensen, MHScN, RN, CETN C Consultant KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Diane Langemo, PhD, RN, FAAN President Langemo and Associates Adjunct Faculty University of North Dakota College of Nursing Grand Forks, North Dakota Karen Edwards, MSS, BSN, RN, CWOCN Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurse University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, Alabama Samantha Holloway, MSc, RN Senior Lecturer Wound Healing Institute for Translation, Innovation, Methodology and Engagement TIME Cardiff University School of Medicine Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom Mary Gloeckner, Osaka University Medical School
    Adv Skin Wound Care 29:32-46. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Validation of a new classification system for skin tears
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    KDS Professional Consulting, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 26:263-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint A descriptive cross-sectional international study to explore current practices in the assessment, prevention and treatment of skin tears
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    KDS Professional Consulting, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Int Wound J 11:424-30. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint CE: Preventing, Assessing, and Managing Skin Tears: A Clinical Review
    Sharon Baranoski
    Sharon Baranoski is an advanced practice nurse and president of Wound Care Dynamics, Inc, Shorewood, IL Kimberly LeBlanc is a PhD student and a fellow in the School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen s University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Mary Gloeckner is an ostomy wound clinical nurse specialist in the Wound Outreach Department at UnityPoint Health Trinity in Bettendorf, IA Sharon Baranoski and Kimberly LeBlanc are cochairs, and Mary Gloeckner is a member, of the International Skin Tear Advisory Panel Contact author Sharon Baranoski, The authors and planners have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise
    Am J Nurs 116:24-30. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence of skin tears in a long-term care facility
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    Kimberly LeBlanc, MN, RN, CETN C, Advanced Practice Nurse, KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Dawn Christensen, MHSc N, RN, CETN C, Advanced Practice Nurse, KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Jocelyn Cook, PhD, Executive Director, Canada FASD Research Network, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Bernadette Culhane, RN, Wound Care Champion, Longfields Manor Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Olivia Gutierrez, RPN, Staff Nurse, Longfields Manor Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 40:580-4. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Role of a point-of-care protease activity diagnostic test in Canadian clinical practice: a Canadian expert consensus ©
    R Gary Sibbald
    Public Health and Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 25:267-75. 2012

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Addressing the challenge of providing nursing care for elderly men suffering from urethral erosion
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    KDS Professional Consulting, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:131-4. 2005
    ..Through the use of soft silicone foam and soft silicone tape, a treatment plan was devised that removed the pressure, decreased catheter movement, and provided a moist wound healing environment...
  2. doi request reprint Skin tears: state of the science: consensus statements for the prevention, prediction, assessment, and treatment of skin tears©
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    KDS Professional Consulting, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:2-15. 2011
    ..This document details the consensus definition and statements, as well as recommendations for future research and steps toward establishing a validated, comprehensive program for managing skin tears...
  3. doi request reprint International Skin Tear Advisory Panel: a tool kit to aid in the prevention, assessment, and treatment of skin tears using a Simplified Classification System ©
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    Kimberly LeBlanc, MN, RN, CETN C, IIWCC Consultant KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Sharon Baranoski, MSN, RN, CWCN, APN CCNS, MAPWCA, FAAN President Wound Care Dynamics Inc Shorewood, Illinois Dawn Christensen, MHScN, RN, CETN C, IIWCC Consultant KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Diane Langemo, PhD, RN, FAAN President and Consultant Langemo and Associates University of North Dakota Grand Forks Mary Ann Sammon, BSN, CWCN Enterprise Wound Care Manager Cleveland Clinic Ohio Karen Edwards, MSS, BSN, RN, CWOCN Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nurse University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital Samantha Holloway, MSc, RN Senior Lecturer Course Director Wound Healing and Tissue Repair, Wound Healing Research Unit, Institute for Translation, Department of Medicine
    Adv Skin Wound Care 26:459-76; quiz 477-8. 2013
    ..To enhance the learner's competence with knowledge regarding utilization of a tool kit to aid in the prevention, assessment, and treatment of skin tears...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Art of Dressing Selection: A Consensus Statement on Skin Tears and Best Practice
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    Kimberly LeBlanc, MN, RN, CETN C, PhD Student Consultant KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Sharon Baranoski, MSN, RN, CWCN, APN CCNS, FAAN President Wound Care Dynamics, Inc Shorewood, Illinois Dawn Christensen, MHScN, RN, CETN C Consultant KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Diane Langemo, PhD, RN, FAAN President Langemo and Associates Adjunct Faculty University of North Dakota College of Nursing Grand Forks, North Dakota Karen Edwards, MSS, BSN, RN, CWOCN Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurse University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, Alabama Samantha Holloway, MSc, RN Senior Lecturer Wound Healing Institute for Translation, Innovation, Methodology and Engagement TIME Cardiff University School of Medicine Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom Mary Gloeckner, Osaka University Medical School
    Adv Skin Wound Care 29:32-46. 2016
    ..To provide information about product selection for the management of skin tears...
  5. doi request reprint Validation of a new classification system for skin tears
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    KDS Professional Consulting, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 26:263-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to validate and establish reliability of the International Skin Tear classification system...
  6. doi request reprint A descriptive cross-sectional international study to explore current practices in the assessment, prevention and treatment of skin tears
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    KDS Professional Consulting, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Int Wound J 11:424-30. 2014
    ..The authors believe that this survey was an important first step in raising the global awareness of STs and to stimulate discussion and research of these complex acute wounds...
  7. ncbi request reprint CE: Preventing, Assessing, and Managing Skin Tears: A Clinical Review
    Sharon Baranoski
    Sharon Baranoski is an advanced practice nurse and president of Wound Care Dynamics, Inc, Shorewood, IL Kimberly LeBlanc is a PhD student and a fellow in the School of Nursing, Faculty of Health Sciences, Queen s University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Mary Gloeckner is an ostomy wound clinical nurse specialist in the Wound Outreach Department at UnityPoint Health Trinity in Bettendorf, IA Sharon Baranoski and Kimberly LeBlanc are cochairs, and Mary Gloeckner is a member, of the International Skin Tear Advisory Panel Contact author Sharon Baranoski, The authors and planners have disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise
    Am J Nurs 116:24-30. 2016
    ..wcetn.org), the authors describe the complications that developed in an elderly patient whose skin tear was improperly dressed and discuss best practices for preventing, assessing, documenting, and managing skin tears...
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence of skin tears in a long-term care facility
    Kimberly LeBlanc
    Kimberly LeBlanc, MN, RN, CETN C, Advanced Practice Nurse, KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Dawn Christensen, MHSc N, RN, CETN C, Advanced Practice Nurse, KDS Professional Consulting Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Jocelyn Cook, PhD, Executive Director, Canada FASD Research Network, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Bernadette Culhane, RN, Wound Care Champion, Longfields Manor Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Olivia Gutierrez, RPN, Staff Nurse, Longfields Manor Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 40:580-4. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to collect baseline data of the prevalence of skin tears in a Canadian long-term care (LTC) facility...
  9. doi request reprint Role of a point-of-care protease activity diagnostic test in Canadian clinical practice: a Canadian expert consensus ©
    R Gary Sibbald
    Public Health and Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Adv Skin Wound Care 25:267-75. 2012
    ..A modified Delphi process was utilized to investigate a protease activity test and practice implications...