Intended Learners
This activity is designed for physicians, pharmacists, podiatrists, and nurses who are involved in the management of patients with wounds.

Learning Objectives
After completing this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Review the types of wounds that are associated with chronic non‐healing
  • Discuss the normal healing process and pathophysiology of non‐healing wounds
  • Apply evidence‐based methods of wound bed preparation and dressing based on clinical assessment
  • Describe recent scientific and technological advances in chronic wound care
  • Outline relative indications for considering patient referral to a specialized wound care clinic