May 5, 2021
UW Wound Academy | Skin Structure and Blood Composition
UW Wound Academy
Skin Structure and Blood Composition
This module presents the structure and function of the skin and the composition of blood.
Healthcare professionals and other individuals involved in the care, management and treatment of patients with wounds.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After completing this module, you will be better able to:
- Discuss the structure and function of the skin.
- Describe the three layers of the skin and their sub-layers and functions.
- Explain the components of blood and their role in wound healing.
- Skin structure
- Blood composition
- Cellular components