Basic Wound Care

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About the Course

A short, one day course aimed at providing delegates with the skills and knowledge to effectively assess and manage simple wounds.

Course content

  • Anatomy and physiology in relation to the wound healing process
  • Classification of wound types
  • How the wound healing process is affected by disease and co-morbidities
  • Holistic assessment of a patient with a wound
  • Rationale for using a wound assessment tool and products to provide optimal wound management
  • The clinician’s role and related responsibilities in effective wound care management Importance of effective documentation

Entry Requirements

General Practice Nurses and Health Care Assistants working in Primary Care

Next Steps

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