Course outline

I. Skin
A. Anatomy
B. Function
C. Pathophysiology
II. Pressure ulcers
A. Definition
B. Clinical challenge
III. Physical factors
A. Pressure
B. Friction
C. Shear
D. Microclimate
1. Moisture
2. Temperature
IV. Clinical practice
A. Current
B. Bridge to Skin IQ
V. Skin IQ
A. Principles of operation
B. Science of Skin IQ
C. Potential clinical benefits