VCW1113 - Palliative care and pain management
6 points, SCA Band 3, 0.125 EFTSL
Postgraduate Victorian College of Pharmacy
Leader: Melinda Brooks
This unit explores the complex issues and challenges associated with non-healing wounds. Students will gain an understanding of palliation, management of odour, exudate and pain management for people with fungating, cancerous wounds, radiation ulcers and non-healing chronic wounds.
At the completion of this unit students will be able to:
Two minor assignments (30%), major assignment(60%), participation in online tutorials (10%)