Pressure Ulcer Prevention

Known as: pressure sore prevention, decubitus prevention ulcers, pressure prevention ulcers 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
Multiple comorbidities and intensive therapy increase the risk of pressure ulcer (PU) development in critical care unit (CCU… (More)
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2015
2015
Recent clinical research has generated interest in the use of sacral wound dressings as preventive devices for patients at risk… (More)
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2015
2015
Pressure ulcers are painful and cause discomfort, have a negative effect on quality of life, and are costly to treat. The… (More)
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2015
2015
Pressure ulcers are a definite problem in our health care system and are growing in numbers. Unfortunately, it is usually the… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND Implementation of evidence-based care for pressure ulcer prevention is lacking. As the hospital organization is… (More)
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2014
2014
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES To explore nurses' views of the barriers and facilitators to the use of a newly devised patient-centred… (More)
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2014
Review
2014
UNLABELLED The purpose of the manuscript is to describe long-term care (LTC) staff perceptions of a music cueing intervention… (More)
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2011
2011
  • Hilton M. Kaplana, Lucinda L. Bakerb, Rahman Davoodia, Nga Ting Wonga, Gerald E. Loeba
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Background: Pressure ulcers (PUs) are common and debilitating wounds that arise when immobilized patients cannot shift their… (More)
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2001
2001
This study assessed psychosocial correlates of dyslipidemia, towards enabling improved tertiary prevention of macrovascular… (More)
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