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Educational Podcasts and Videos Focusing on Tissue Viability

Don’t forget to log your learning points & reflections as part of your CPD. CQC are particularly keen to see any evidence of your learning and how you apply it.

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Assessing Wounds, Barriers to Healing for the Practitioner and Patient

Compression Therapies

Introduction to Leg Assessment & Doppler for Nurses

Leg Ulcers, Compression & Wound Care for the Self-Caring Patient

Practical Solutions to Dressing Choices

Tissue Viability Competencies

 

Assessing Wounds, Barriers to Healing for the Practitioner and Patient

This video is suitable for nurses and HCAs. Trainer Denise Woodd covers stages of healing, basic assessment, describing wounds, wound cleansing, topical steroids, skin tear advice & management. Denise can be contacted at d.woodd@nhs.net ​​​​​​with any queries concerning the clinical content only of this module.

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Compression Therapies

This module is suitable for nurses and HCAs. Trainer Denise Woodd covers venous disease, doppler assessment, compression choices and useful hints and tips. Denise can be contacted at d.woodd@nhs.net with any queries concerning the clinical content only of this module.

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Introduction to Leg Assessment & Doppler for Nurses

This session is primarily aimed at the Registered Practitioner (GPN). By watching this recording you will be gaining knowledge and understanding on how to assess lower limbs including the importance of a Doppler test. The learner will explore all the aspects that relate to recognising and managing types of ulceration and risk of ulceration plus the identifying the link with underlying health and lifestyle.

The learner will gain knowledge on the process of assessment and information gathering, along with procedures needed  that will determine and support care planning and referral if needed. Regarding Doppler-the theory, technique, preparation and equipment will be discussed alongside the calculation of the ABPI and its interpretation. Denise can be contacted at d.woodd@nhs.net ​​​​​​with any queries concerning the clinical content only of this module.

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Leg Ulcers, Compression & Wound Care for the Self-Caring Patient

This video is suitable for nurses and HCAs. Trainer Denise Woodd covers triage the caseload, when to refer during a pandemic, practical advice, doppler dilemmas, compression management strategies and more. Denise can be contacted at d.woodd@nhs.net with any queries concerning the clinical content only of this module.

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Practical Solutions to Dressing Choices

This video is suitable for nurses and HCAs. Trainer Denise Woodd covers core actions for selection, wound infection recognition and decisions for treatment. Denise can be contacted at d.woodd@nhs.net ​​​​​​with any queries concerning the clinical content only of this module.

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Tissue Viability Competencies

In this short video, trainer Denise Woodd explains all you need to know about becoming competent in tissue viability.

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Last Reviewed Date
08/12/2023