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Course code

GCPI701

Level

7

Credits

5.0

Estimated hours

50.0

To enable Registered Nurses to further develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the prevention, assessment and management of pressure injuries.

Learning outcomes

Maximise patient outcomes by applying the concepts of best practice in delivering pressure injury prevention and care.

Apply knowledge of the pathophysiology of pressure injuries and utilise diagnostic and inquiry skills to change practice.

Critically analyse challenging issues in the provision of care related to patients with pressure injuries.

Critically reflect on the professional role of the nurse when working with patients with pressure injuries and the multidisciplinary team.