Wound care management

Event Name Wound care management
Start Date 24th Jun 2017 8:00am
End Date 24th Jun 2017 4:00pm
Duration 8 hours
Description

A one day course for GPs on wound care and general practice

This is a didactic and hands on course which will cover topics on how wounds heal, what prevents healing, how to assess acute wounds, chronic wounds and decisions of what and how to dress wounds as well as the role and use of bandages and compression therapy.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • To understand the biology of healing
  • To identify the factors that impact on wound healing
  • To understand accurate wound assessment
  • To diagnose and treat acute and common chronic wounds
  • To clarify dressings their type and functions
  • To understand bandages and their role in retention, support and compression

COURSE DATES
June 24, 2017
September 2, 2017
November 25, 2017

VENUE
Clayton campus

COST
$400

Course delivered by  international wound care expert:
A/Prof Geoff Sussman

MORE INFORMATION
AND TO REGISTER
www.monash.edu/
healthed-institute/courses/ wound-care-management