Stage 2 pressure ulcer healing in nursing homes.

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OBJECTIVES To identify resident and wound characteristics associated with Stage 2 pressure ulcer (PrU) healing time in nursing home residents. DESIGN Retrospective cohort study with convenience sampling. SETTING One hundred two nursing homes participating in the National Pressure Ulcer Long-Term Care Study (NPULS) in the United States. PARTICIPANTS… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2008.01765.x

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