Wound assessment discussions are always interesting as wounds and their assessment rely on our senses, particularly what we see, smell, and feel. Past the descriptors, though, what do we do next? These two sessions will take a deep dive not only into comprehensive wound assessments, but how to react and plan care based on the findings.
Explore the critical components of a comprehensive wound assessment.
Recognize variations from a normal assessment finding and the potential impact on the wound healing process.
Describe goal based treatment options to change the wound healing environment bases on assessment findings.