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Occupational Therapist

Wound Management 107

Wound Healing Physiology


  • Compare and contrast wound healing processes for each type of closure: primary, intention, secondary intention and tertiary intention
  • Distinguish between partial thickness and full thickness wound repair
  • Explain the difference between acute and chronic full thickness wounds
  • Describe 4 characteristics of a chronic wound
  • Describe the role of various types of cells in the wound repair process
  • Describe features and characteristics of scarless healing
  • Distinguish between keloid and hypertrophic scarring and the treatment of each
  • Identify conditions and comorbidities that affect the wound healing process

Joanne Brown, MS, OT, CHT

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