The course aims to address the learning needs of healthcare professionals caring for patients who either have or are at risk of developing wounds by providing opportunities for the Practitioners to develop their theoretical knowledge in order to best meet the needs of their patients and the service.
What's covered in the course?
You’ll learn more about assessing, planning, delivering and evaluating the specialist care of patients in the prevention of or undergoing treatment for a variety of wounds. We’ll also enable you to develop higher levels of understanding and decision making with appraisal of evidence based practice and clinical guidelines is a strong theme throughout the course.
Why Choose Us?
Our dedicated, committed staff are experts in their field, the course leader is a University lecturer with substantial experience in the area Tissue Viability.
Wounds to the lower leg are a significant cause of pain, anguish and distress to patients. The management of these long term conditions are often poorly managed in practice. This module aims to provide you with opportunities to develop your understanding of these conditions and their management. The module will provide you opportunities to explore the various assessment strategies, and management options that may be utilised in the care of these wounds. This module is aimed at healthcare practitioners who care for wounds affecting the lower leg.