Predictors of pressure ulcer development in patients with vascular disease.


BACKGROUND Although pressure ulcer (PU) risk factors are well known in the general population, little research is available in hospitalized surgical patients admitted with vascular diseases. METHODS Using a retrospective medical records review, characteristics of hospitalized surgical patients with vascular diseases were assessed. Variables were based on… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jvn.2013.07.002


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