Wound Care and Pressure Ulcer Management




This continuing education course covers risk factors and assessment of pressure ulcers, including those common to diabetic patients. Prevention, staging, wound treatment, and management of pressure ulcers are discussed along with factors affecting healing.

Wound Care and Pressure Ulcer Management is a lecture-based course designed to translate new evidence-based knowledge into practice with the aim of providing healthcare workers basic knowledge and skills in assessing, preventing, and managing wounds and pressure ulcers.

Upon completion of this course, the participants should be able to:

  • Discuss and increase knowledge of multidisciplinary approach, evidence-based best practice regarding the prevention and treatment of wounds and tissue repair in all aspects of wound and pressure ulcer management.