The development of the Glamorgan paediatric pressure ulcer risk assessment scale.

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OBJECTIVE To develop a predictive pressure ulcer risk assessment scale based on patient data. METHOD Detailed questionnaires, based on a review of the paediatric and adult literature and discussion with paediatric nurses with expertise in this area, were used to obtain data on patient characteristics from 265 inpatients in a children's hospital and 54… (More)

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@article{Willock2009TheDO, title={The development of the Glamorgan paediatric pressure ulcer risk assessment scale.}, author={Jane Willock and Mona Mylene Baharestani and Danny Anthony}, journal={Journal of wound care}, year={2009}, volume={18 1}, pages={17-21} }