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Pressure Ulcer

Known as: Pressure Ulcer [Disease/Finding], Pressure Sores/Ulcers, Pressure ulcer, unspecified site 
An ulceration caused by prolonged pressure on the SKIN and TISSUES when one stays in one position for a long period of time, such as lying in bed… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Aims and objectives Systematic review of the impact of missed nursing care on outcomes in adults, on acute hospital wards and in… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background Complex wounds impose a substantial health economic burden worldwide. As wound care is managed across multiple… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Rationale: The application of prone positioning for acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) has evolved, with recent trials… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel has updated the definition of a pressure ulcer and the stages of pressure ulcers based… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To estimate the annual cost of treating pressure ulcers in the UK. DESIGN Costs were derived from a bottom-up… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Pressure ulcers are areas of soft tissue breakdown that result from sustained mechanical loading of the skin and underlying… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
  • P. Maurette
  • Annales francaises d'anesthesie et de reanimation
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 21230372
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
To assess the differences in proteolytic activity of acute and chronic wound environments, wound fluids were collected from acute… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To identify specific demographic, medical, functional status, and nutritional characteristics that predict the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
  • F. Holdsworth
  • The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American…
  • 1970
  • Corpus ID: 19698902
Over 1000 patients with traumatic paraplegia or tetraplegia and many more with fractures and dislocations of the spine without… Expand
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