Week 6: Surgical Wounds (WMFC)
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Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After completing this session, you will be able to:
- Discuss surgical approaches creating wounds.
- Identify materials used in surgical wound closure.
- Describe issues related to surgical wound closure.
- Describe interventions to support wound closure.
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