The goal of this program is to update nurses’, physical therapists’, physicians’ and radiologic technologists’ knowledge of malignant wounds and ways to manage the associated physical and psychosocial problems. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Describe what a malignant wound is and how it develops
- Discuss five problems associated with malignant wounds and ways to address them
- Identify psychosocial concerns of patients with malignant wounds and their families
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, physical therapists, physicians and radiologic technologists.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.