Introduction to skin tears

5 Apr, 2016
Interactive wound treatment module
20 min

This interactive module will introduce skin tears and what consequences they might have. After taking this course you will understand:

  • The prevalence of skin tears.
  • The effect of age on skin structure.
  • The risk factors associated with skin tears.
  • How to classify skin tears.
  • Preventive strategies.
  • Treatment options.