Which Stoma Appliance and When?

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What kind of appliance, pouch or bag does a person with an ileostomy, colostomy or urostomy need? What's the difference between an open and closed system? This highly practical session by clinical nurse educator Leeanne Johnson includes a demonstration of the numerous types of products used when a person has a stoma.


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Leeanne Johnson is a Clinical Nurse Consultant in Wound Management and Stomal Therapy at Logan & Beaudesert Hospitals. Her education specialties are stomal therapy, pressure injury and complex wound management. She also sits on the Pressure Injury Prevention and Management committee, Clinical Product Review committee and QLD Health Standing Offer Agreement (SOA) Wound contract committee. Leeanne has been a tutor for the Australian College of Nursing post-graduate certificate course in Stomal Therapy Nursing, a QLD State representative for the Australian Association of Stomal Therapy Nurses (AASTN) and has experience in both community settings and large tertiary hospitals.
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First Published06 June 2022
Updated06 June 2022
06 June 2025
Learning Tools
Chronic Illness
Stomal Therapy