Pressure Ulcer care

Keep up to date on the latest developments in prevention and treatment

Learning outcomes:
After attending this session, delegates will be able to:

  • Identify the layers of the skin
  • Understand the function of the skin
  • Identify the causes of pressure damage and moisture damage
  • Recognise the difference between pressure damage and moisture damage
  • Identify different categories of pressure damage
  • Categorise pressure damage

The interactive zone will contain the following activities:

• Group work using prosthetic bottoms to identify and categorise pressure damage
• Group exercises on creating six categories of pressure damage on soft fruit
• Interactive quiz on pressure ulcer grading

Programme coming soon