Week 6: Surgical Wounds (WMFC)

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Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  1. Discuss surgical approaches creating wounds. 
  2. Identify materials used in surgical wound closure. 
  3. Describe issues related to surgical wound closure. 
  4. Describe interventions to support wound closure.
Course summary
Available: 
07/01/2014
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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