Normal healing of the surgical wound is an important priority of patient care following surgery. Specific needs can vary significantly and must be anticipated by the nurse in planning the patient's postoperative care. This program assists the nurse in providing wound care for the surgical patient by explaining the process of healing and the interventions necessary to effectively manage the surgical dressing. By studying this course, you can learn about surgical wound care and become better able to provide the important nursing care that is needed.
To complete this course, you must do the following:
The material is organized around the following categories:
The purpose of this program is to provide nurses an understanding of wound care the processes of healing.
After completing this course, the learner should be able to:
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