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CE Course: Skin Structure and Functions


CE Course: Skin Structure and Functions

E-Learning Course
Publication Year
Approx. time to complete
60 Minutes
1.0 CE Credit


By completing this course you can refresh your knowledge of the skin structure, its components and functions. This is also of relevance for the course about wounds and wound healing, where it is critical to understand how the cellular elements from epidermis and dermis, etc. take part in healing process.


Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Acquire an advanced knowledge related to the complex skin structure (epidermis, dermis, hypodermis) and skin appendages.
  • Discover and understand the multiple functions of skin (i.e. sensory organ, immunological barrier, synthesis of vitamin D, etc).
  • Recognize the factors influencing skin aging.
  • Understand and correlate the structural and functional elements of skin to the wound healing process.

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Get access to over 200 scientific abstracts, publications, webinars and E-learning to expand your knowledge of wound management.

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