Categorisation of Wounds
CPD Hours / Duration
1 hour/s
Cost
Depends on Membership level

Categorisation of Wounds

Presenter The Nurses for Nurses Network

This session reviews wound categories and provides some practical tips to assist the Nurse undertaking a wound assessment.

Course Content

Target Audience

Learning Outcomes

In this session you will:

  • Learn the difference between acute and chronic wounds
  • Review the key types of wounds
  • Consider vital wound related information that can assist with accuracy in conducting wound assessments
  • Reflect  on the importance of correctly identifying a wound to facilitate  appropriate  wound management strategies