To enable Registered Nurses to further develop their knowledge and practice in leg ulcer assessment
apply knowledge of the physiology of leg ulceration.
use theoretical knowledge in the assessment of leg ulcers.
document how to analyse a client's history and undertake the relevant physical examination to determine appropriate leg ulcer management strategies
critically evaluate wound assessment practices and technologies
critically evaluate history and examination findings to make judgments re nursing intervention or referral
critique guidelines for best practice for leg ulcer management