Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • How to use this resource

  • 2

    Materials

    • Presentation 1

    • Wound healing video

    • Which dressing for which wound - presentation

    • Skin tears presentation

    • Handout

    • Wound care questions

    • Pressure area care

  • 3

    Additional reading materials

    • The assessment and management of skin tears

    • Accurate documentation and wound measurement

    • Assessment and treatment of wound pain

    • Nutritional status and pressure ulcers

    • Anatomy and physiology of aging: skin

    • Elements of wound assessment

    • Selecting wound dressings

    • Diabetic foot ulcers

    • Best practice in wound assessment

    • Dying with a Grade 4 Pressure ulcer