Incontinence-associated dermatitis: identification, prevention and care.


Incontinence-associated dermatitis (IAD) is a common skin disorder experienced by people who suffer from faecal and/or urinary incontinence. It is painful and in some cases accompanied by significant secondary infections. The prevalence is higher in those people receiving long-term care at home. IAD is often misdiagnosed and confused with pressure ulcers… (More)
DOI: 10.12968/bjon.2015.24.Sup9.S37

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