Pressure sores in children--the acute hospital perspective.

Abstract

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} }