Week 1: Human Skin (WMFC)

Photo of two babies, showing human skin in the best condition.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  1. Discuss skin structure and function 
  2. State organ systems involved in supporting integumentary system 
  3. Describe two factors causing skin changes 
  4. List three effects of aging on skin integrity 
  5. Identify variations in skin in different groups of people 
  6. Provide full skin assessment 
  7. Recognize normal appearance of skin 
  8. Note skin changes from normal 
  9. Document skin condition 
  10. Describe deviations from normal 
Course summary
Available: 
01/29/2015
Expires: 
06/04/2016

Betty Hanrahan, MSN, CNS, ARNP-BC, CWCN-AP, CWS, FACCWS, CFCN
Certified Wound Care Nurse; Co-Director, Wound Management Education Program (WMEP) and Wound Management Fundamentals Course (WMFC), Continuing Nursing Education, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle; Fellow, College of Certified Wound Specialists

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