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The importance between nutrition, pressure ulcer prevention and wound healing

  • Tue, May 30, 2023
    14:00 - 15:00

Our skin is the largest organ of the body and acts as a barrier to our internal systems that are essential for our health and well-being. Within this session you will learn about taking positive steps with your patient’s nutrition to ensure you are doing all you can for your patients to improve their skin integrity, to give the best outcome to prevent any breakdown and if a wound or pressure damage occurs, how you can put in place strategies to heal these wounds using nutrition.

Learning outcomes

  • To have an understanding of prevention of pressure ulcers using the aSSKINg bundle
  •  To gain more in depth understanding of how nutrition plays an important part in the viability of tissue
  • To identify high risk individual’s due to their medical considerations
  • To understand how nutrition helps with healing wounds and how to do this in practice
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