Leg Ulcer Module
This module explores leg ulcer assessment, management and prevention strategies including:
- Leg anatomy, calf pump physiology and leg ulcer aetiology
- Comprehensive contra lateral leg assessment
- Principles of leg ulcer management and correct application of compression bandaging.
The Leg Ulcer Module is suitable for students and practicing health professionals wishing to learn about leg ulcer management. It is recommended for those working in domiciliary health services, residential aged care facilities, hospitals, wound or outpatient clinics and community health services.