A great resource for nursing students that don't want to weed through tons of material to get to the point. This article will look at the components and the accessory structures of the integumentary system, skin healing, skin integrity, and the staging of
The epidermis, which is the topmost layer, actually has 5 sub-layers. The stratum basale is the deepest layer, while the stratum corneum is the outermost layer of epidermis. Bodytomy takes a closer look at these layers along with their functions.