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An Evaluation of Preventing Pressure Ulcers in the Urinary Meatus.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23388870     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
As many as 5% of male hospital patients develop pressure ulcers. This brief study was done to obtain more research about this topic by evaluating the effectiveness of an intervention designed to prevent pressure ulcers in the urinary meatus as a result of urethral catheterization. Implications for critical care nurses are included.
Authors:
Michal Rassin; Igor Markovski; Anton Fishlov; Re-Ut Naveh
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Dimensions of critical care nursing : DCCN     Volume:  32     ISSN:  1538-8646     ISO Abbreviation:  Dimens Crit Care Nurs     Publication Date:  2013 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-2-7     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8211489     Medline TA:  Dimens Crit Care Nurs     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  95-98     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Michal Rassin, PhD, RN, is a manager at the Nursing Research Unit at Assaf Harofeh Medical Center in Tzrifin, Israel. Igor Markovski, MN, RN, is a deputy charge nurse at the Respiratory Intensive Care Unit of Assaf Harofeh Medical Center in Tzrifin, Israel. Anton Fishlov, BA, RN, is a staff nurse at the Respiratory Intensive Care Unit of Assaf Harofed Medical Center in Tzrifin, Israel. Re-Ut Naveh, BA, RN, is a nurse in charge at the Respiratory Intensive Care Unit of Assaf Harofeh Medical Center in Tzrifin, Israel.
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