VCW1112 - Scar management
3 points, SCA Band 3, 0.0625 EFTSL
Postgraduate Victorian College of Pharmacy
Leader: Kerry Britt
The treatment of scars has become increasingly complex with a growing array of techniques and products available for use. The related costs for the management of scar is also expanding. This elective aims to explore current scar management practices and their evidential base. Knowledge of scar histology and appropriate outcome measurements will be used to critically evaluate interventions such as pressure therapy, massage and the use of contact media.
At the completion of this unit students will be able to:
Minor assignment (30%), major assignment (60%), participation in online tutorials (10%)