Online Education | Wound Care Update 2014 - Autoimmune Disease and Wound Healing
This online module focuses wound care in patients with autoimmune disease. Course content details are listed in the learning objectives below.
Susan L. Williams-Judge, MN, CNS, ARNP
Nurse Practitioner, Seattle Arthritis Clinic, Seattle
Nurses, nurse practitioners and other interested healthcare professionals in all settings including acute, ambulatory, home health, hospice, long-term, rehabilitation and transitional care.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After taking this course, you will be better able to:
- Define 3 factors involved in initiating autoimmune diseases.
- Identify the underlying cellular miscommunication that play a role in delayed wound healing in persons with autoimmune disease.
- State one potential direction for further study with biologic agents in treating wounds in persons with autoimmune disease.
- 0.90 Contact hours