Evidence-Based Skin Care: A Systematic Literature Review and the Development of a Basic Skin Care Algorithm

@article{Lichterfeld2015EvidenceBasedSC,
  title={Evidence-Based Skin Care: A Systematic Literature Review and the Development of a Basic Skin Care Algorithm},
  author={A. Lichterfeld and A. Hau{\ss} and C. Surber and T. Peters and U. Blume-Peytavi and J. Kottner},
  journal={Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing},
  year={2015},
  volume={42},
  pages={501–524}
}
  • A. Lichterfeld, A. Hauß, +3 authors J. Kottner
  • Published 2015
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing
  • Patients in acute and long-term care settings receive daily routine skin care, including washing, bathing, and showering, often followed by application of lotions, creams, and/or ointments. These personal hygiene and skin care activities are integral parts of nursing practice, but little is known about their benefits or clinical efficacy. The aim of this article was to summarize the empirical evidence supporting basic skin care procedures and interventions and to develop a clinical algorithm… CONTINUE READING
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