NUR1 329 Skin Integrity and Wound Care (3 credits)

Offered by: Ingram School of Nursing (School of Nursing)

Overview

Nursing : This course will focus on teaching the principles of assessment and evidence-informed management of chronic and acute wounds in the clinical and community setting. Pressure ulcers, venous leg ulcers, wound infections, debridement, wound care products, compression and other types of chronic wounds will be covered along with appropriate treatment options, the expanded professional and legal scope practice and the role of the multidisciplinary team in managing complex wound care and patient and family teaching and education strategies to support health and healing.

Terms: Fall 2018

Instructors: Annie Chevrier (Fall)