Tissue Viability - Principles And Practice, Certificate | University of Derby | Buxton, United Kingdom
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Tissue Viability - Principles And Practice

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This module enables you to develop skills in assessment and planning, which will address issues related to Tissue Viability within Primary and Secondary Care settings, based on principles of best practice for associated conditions.University of Derby offers the Tissue Viability - Principles And Practice programme. 


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It also enables you to develop a critical understanding of the contributory factors to tissue breakdown, including chronic disease and immobility.Strategies will be employed to develop knowledge and understanding of the subject, alongside professional and practical management of individual conditions.

University of Derby's Tissue Viability - Principles And Practice programme will teach you more about this topic. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Critically evaluate the contributory factors which impact upon one aspect of tissue breakdown/trauma. 
  • Critically analyse current policy and practice, in order to identify the necessary skills required to effectively manage tissue viability problems. 
  • Formulate recommendations in order to improve care delivery in relation to the aspect of tissue breakdown / trauma identified.

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20 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Who is this course for

Nursing and Paramedic.

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