Factors that Affect Wound Healing

10-09-2020 02:51 PM

Wound healing

Course Description

Wound assessment is more than simply identifying or classifying a wound.  Assessing the factors that can potentially affect wound healing will help you understand how best to facilitate treatment plans and manage expectations for both the patient and the caregivers.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of the course, the learner will be able to:
  • Identify five factors that affect wound closure
  • Understand how each factor impacts wound healing
  • Learn how to maximize the potential for wound healing

Intended Audience

This course is intended for nurses.