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NOTE: This course provides less than 1 hour of continuing education credit and will not be accepted in states that require CE courses to provide a minimum of 1 hour of continuing education in a single learning session (e.g., Florida). For information on current CE requirements in your state, consult your state's licensure board for nurses.


Wounds can be acute in nature, or they can be chronic. From almost the instant a wound occurs, the body begins the incredibly complex process of restoring tissue integrity. The healthcare professional must provide the appropriate assistance to the body in making its repairs.

In this activity, we will discuss the physiological phases of wound healing and the different types of wounds.

To complete this activity, you must do the following:

  • Read the Overview and Course Objectives.
  • Study the Terminology.
  • Study the Content.
  • Complete the Learning Activity.
  • Complete the Post Test with a passing score of 80% or more.

    The material is organized around the following categories:

  • Introduction
  • Phases of Wound Healing
  • Types of Wound Healing
  • Conclusion

    The purpose of this program is to provide nurses and others an understanding of the physiological phases of wound healing and the different types of wounds.

    After completing this course, the learner should be able to:

  • Describe the physiological phases of wound healing.
  • Describe the different types of wounds.

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    Wound Care: Phases of Healing and Types of Wounds Online course
    • Course ID:
      245077
    • Duration:
      n/a
    • Price:
      $50