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[4 min watch] Top tips for post-surgery wound care
In this short video, Associate Professor Tony Dicker gives his top tips for providing a high standard of wound care for your patients following minor surgical procedures on the skin, such as in skin cancer surgery.
For further information on this topic, you may be interested to learn more about the HealthCert Professional Diploma program in Skin Cancer Surgery.
Watch the short video now:
In the video, A/Prof Dicker gives practical advice for managing post-surgery follow-up to ensure your patients’ wounds heal effectively.
A/Prof Dicker speaks about post-procedure dressing selection, including dressings for weeping wounds and wounds on the face and other places that experience a lot of skin or muscle movement.
He also explains how to provide post-surgery wound care instructions to your patients to help them clearly understand how to care for their wound at home, including usual methods such as ice packs, and when to change dressings.
Watch all this and much more in the full video above!
Watch more from A/Prof Tony Dicker: How to reduce pain during and after surgery