Knowledge on pressure ulcer prevention among nursing professionals.

@article{Miyazaki2010KnowledgeOP,
  title={Knowledge on pressure ulcer prevention among nursing professionals.},
  author={Margareth Yuri Miyazaki and Maria Helena Larcher Caliri and Cl{\'a}udia Benedita dos Santos},
  journal={Revista latino-americana de enfermagem},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 6},
  pages={1203-11}
}
This study aimed to describe and to analyze knowledge on pressure ulcer prevention among nursing team members working in direct care to adult and elderly patients at a university hospital. A descriptive and exploratory research was carried out between January and March 2009, after approval by the Research Ethics Committee at the study institution. Data were collected through a validated questionnaire. Participants were 386 professionals, of whom 64.8% were nursing auxiliaries/technicians and 35… CONTINUE READING

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