For experienced nurses interested in a comprehensive medical-surgical review and/or in preparing for certification or recertification in medical-surgical nursing.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After completing this session, you will be able to:
- Describe the components of wound assessment.
- Identify factors that can delay or prevent wound healing.
- Describe the characteristics of pressure ulcers and lower extremity wounds.
Colleen Karvonen, MN, RN, CMSRN, CWON, Wound/Ostomy Clinical Nurse Specialist, UWMC