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Course code

GCWC702

Level

7

Credits

5.0

Estimated hours

50.0

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

Learning outcomes

Apply knowledge of the pathophysiology of wounds to specific situations and presentations, to ensure best practice and enhance patient outcomes.

Critically analyse challenging issues in relation to specialist groups e.g. paediatrics, aged care.

Critically reflect on the professional role of the nurse when working with patients with wounds.