Want to keep learning?

This content is taken from the BSAC & European Wound Management Association's online course, Antimicrobial Stewardship in Wound Management. Join the course to learn more.

Skip to 0 minutes and 6 secondsHello and thank you for contributing and participating in week one of this course. We hope you've benefitted from the course so far and that you've found it useful, and we hope you've enjoyed participating in discussions with colleagues around the world about antimicrobial stewardship cases and why this is so important to have a good practice in wound management. Remember, please feel free to ask any questions about wound management in general, about the content of the week within the comments section below. The main aim of this week was to try and provide you with a foundation on the topics of wound management, antimicrobial resistance, and stewardship practices and how these are all connected to each other.

Skip to 0 minutes and 46 secondsNow, you can start to build your knowledge and skills with this information during the forthcoming weeks of the course and in the future during your professional practice. In the next week, we're going to go into further detail about these topics and explain the various type of wound infections, how to diagnose and manage them, and how to select appropriate antimicrobial therapy for it. We look forward to seeing you in week two and the rest of the course going forward.

End of week 1

In this video, Professor Karen Ousey summarises week 1.

We hope that you now have a better understanding of the concepts of wound management, antimicrobial resistance, and stewardship practices.

Please let us know your thoughts on week 1 and what you are looking forward to learning in week 2 in the comments section below.

Share this video:

This video is from the free online course:

Antimicrobial Stewardship in Wound Management


Get a taste of this course

Find out what this course is like by previewing some of the course steps before you join: