Week 1 | Wound Healing (15181-SP)

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Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  1. Describe meaning of wounds to people 
  2. Contrast acute and chronic wounds 
  3. Review importance of integumentary system 
  4. State process of accurate skin assessment 
  5. State factors that impact wound closure in the individual with a wound 
  6. Describe factors within the wound that affect closure 
  7. Review infection and appropriate culture technique 
  8. Compare factors involved in healing
Course summary
Available: 
01/01/2014
Expires: 
12/04/2016

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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