Pressure sores


Pressure sores

Target Group:
All care staff

Course content:

 

  • Legislation & research
  • Classification of pressures sores using EPUAP
  • Identify reasons why service users are at risk from pressure sores
  • Identify different types of pressure sores
  • Identify different stages of pressure sores
  • Selection of appropriate preventative measures to prevent pressure sore formation
  • Treatment of pressure sores
  • Selection of appropriate dressings for pressure sores

A half day course with a certificate of attendance on completion