Pressure ulcer prevention

Pressure ulcer prevention - The importance of a comprehensive prevention program

By: Mölnlycke Health Care, June 19 2013Posted in: Pressure ulcer prevention

Your pressure ulcer prevention protocol is already robust and includes key elements such as risk assessment, regular positioning, selecting appropriate pressure redistribution and support surfaces.

Is this enough? What else can be done?

A clinically proven strategy is to add to this program utilizing a protective dressing such as Mepilex® Border as part of the prevention program.

Pressure ulcer prevention - The importance of a comprehensive prevention programme

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