Wound Care

Return to all Musculoskeletal and Sports Care sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this CME session, you should be able to:

1. Use evidence-based recommendations to systemically document evaluation of patients presenting with wounds.

2. Apply best practices for basic and advanced laceration repair techniques.

3. Establish a plan for a patient-centered, multidisciplinary team approach to the care of patients with chronic non-healing wounds.

4. Access indications for wound culture, and identify wounds that require surgical consult.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019

Peter J. Carek, MD, MS, FAAFP, Professor and Chair, Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
06/06/2019
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