To enable Registered Nurses to develop further their knowledge and practice in the management of wounds
critically evaluate literature, research and/or evidence concerning best practice on wound management.
critically evaluate wound management practices.
utilise advanced knowledge in determining appropriate wound management strategies.
identify and use nursing and other theoretical frameworks appropriately in the context of specific clients and their educational needs.
apply strategies to deal with resource constraints and change.
apply knowledge of the difference in aetiology and management of acute and chronic wounds.