Pressure sores in children--the acute hospital perspective.


There is very little published literature on pressure sores in children and most of the existing literature is qualitative. Using literature from paediatric and adult studies, a schedule was designed to collect quantitative data on aspects that may predispose children to pressure injury. The schedule was piloted in an incidence and a prevalence study at the… (More)


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@article{Willock2000PressureSI, title={Pressure sores in children--the acute hospital perspective.}, author={Jane Willock and J. Hughes and Simon Tickle and Guillermo Rossiter and C. Johnson and Havala O T Pye}, journal={Journal of tissue viability}, year={2000}, volume={10 2}, pages={59-62} }