Malpractice implications of pressure ulcers.

  title={Malpractice implications of pressure ulcers.},
  author={James Stacey Taylor},
  journal={Advances in wound care : the journal for prevention and healing},
  volume={7 5},
  pages={43-4, 46, 48-9}
This article explores the legal ramifications flowing from the negligent treatment of pressure ulcers. A review of litigated cases provides examples of how American courts deal with this complex condition. References that may be used to reduce vulnerability to malpractice claims are provided.