Wound Pain

Learning Outcomes:

After attending this session, delegates will be able to:

    • Identify the importance and aetiology of wound pain

      Identify the importance of including pain into a holistic assessment

      Understand the core components of pain management




            • Speaker:

        • Rosie Callaghan
        • Rosie is a tissue viability nurse for Worcestershire Health & Care NHS Trust providing education and clinical care for patients in their own homes, community hospitals and prison services. Rosie also works with the nursing homes across Worcestershire providing education and clinical care. Rosie has been involved with a skin tear project across Worcestershire introducing the Star box system to the nursing homes, community hospitals and district nurse bases. She has co-authored a number of articles and is particularly interested in the delivery of tissue viability care in the nursing home sector and pressure ulcer prevention particularly the equipment associated with pressure ulcer prevention.