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In review: How to do a comprehensive wound assessment

In review: How to do a comprehensive wound assessment

Module Summary: Wound assessment

Tissue viability nurse specialist Amy Verdon will update you on how to do a comprehensive wound assessment.

Learning Objectives

This module will update you on: 

  • How wounds heal 
  • The causes of wounds 
  • Factors that will affect wound healing 
  • Wound measurement 

Author

Amy Verdon is a clinical nurse specialist in tissue viability at the University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust

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