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Wound Care (with focus on pressure ulcers) - A Fact Sheet and A Pre/Post-Test

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Wound Care (with focus on pressure ulcers) - A Fact Sheet and A Pre/Post-Test

University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine
Author(s):  
Dan-phuong (Esther) Ho, MD
Sponsor: 
Donald W. Reynolds Foundation
POGOe Id: 
20797
Date Posted: 
04/14/2011
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
04/14/2011
Abstract: 

This fact sheet, along with the accompanying pre- and post-test, teaches physicians-in-training about staging, prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers in hospitalized geriatric patients.

Educational objectives: 

Learners will be able to:

  1. Recognize pressure ulcer stages using the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel classification system,
  2. Identify strategies used in the prevention of pressure ulcers, and
  3. Recognize appropriate treatment for pressure ulcers based on current standards of care.
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Intended learner audience: 
Conflict of Interest Disclosure: 
No, I (we) have nothing to disclose.
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Contact Person/Corresponding Author:
Elizabeth O'Toole eotoole@uci.edu


Suggested Citation:
Dr. Dan-phuong (Esther) Ho. Wound Care (with focus on pressure ulcers) - A Fact Sheet and A Pre/Post-Test. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2011 Available from: https://pogoe.org/productid/20797