Assessing Skin Integrity

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29m
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Lecture Overview

Assessment of an older adult’s skin integrity is of the utmost importance in preventing skin breakdown. Starting with a review of what occurs to skin integrity across the lifespan, this session will bring you up to speed on how skin structure and function changes in older adults and how to perform and document a skin integrity assessment.
Details
CPD29m of CPD
First Published20 February 2019
Updated20 February 2019
Expires
23 July 2019
Learning Tools
Topics
Wound Management
Ageing
Aged Care
Residential Aged Care
Integumentary and Skin