Welcome to the Nursing Times Learning online training course on
Venous Leg Ulcer Management .
This unit covers the signs associated with venous leg ulceration; assessing and managing venous leg ulceration; and referring patients to specialist services.
This unit is one of many online courses for nurses available from Nursing Times, the UK's leading independent, peer-reviewed journal for nurses. It will teach you:
- Understand why it is important to manage venous leg ulcers correctly
- Be able to describe the signs associated with venous leg ulceration and interpret ankle brachial pressure index measurements
- Have increased confidence in assessing and managing venous leg ulceration and understand the principles of prevention
- Know when to refer to specialist services in primary or secondary care
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