Pressure ulcer prevention and management.

@article{Lyder2002PressureUP,
  title={Pressure ulcer prevention and management.},
  author={Courtney H. Lyder},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2002},
  volume={289 2},
  pages={223-6}
}
This chapter reviews 218 published and unpublished research reports of pressure ulcer prevention and management by nurse researchers and researchers from other disciplines. The electronic databases MEDLINE (1966-July 2001), CINAHL (1982-June 2001), AMED (1985-July 2001), and EI Compedex Plus (1980-June 2001) were selected for the searches because of their focus on health and applied research. Moreover, evaluations of previous review articles and seminal studies that were published before 1966… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced a number of papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS