Part four of a series of English-language worksheets for nurses. In this set of reading and listening activities, students learn how to apply the essentials of wound management.

Wound management is a high-profile area of nursing activity, falling within the domain of the professionally qualified nurse. The worksheets contain a number of activities that will help to deepen and test a student's comprehension of this complex topic.

Students will learn:

  • vocabulary and principles of wound management   
  • to describe the factors affecting wound healing 
  • to describe the stages of wound healing 
  • to identify different types of dressing and other wound management strategies and to discuss their appropriateness