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Pressure ulcer risk assessment and prevention in children.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22550811     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This article explores the physical impact and incidence of pressure ulcers in children. Factors influencing pressure ulcer development, the reliability and validity of using existing risk assessment tools, and the effectiveness of preventive strategies are also considered. The article concludes by providing a summary of practice tips for use in the clinical and community environment.
Authors:
Alison Parnham
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Nursing children and young people     Volume:  24     ISSN:  2046-2336     ISO Abbreviation:  Nurs Child Young People     Publication Date:  2012 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-05-03     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101554473     Medline TA:  Nurs Child Young People     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  24-9     Citation Subset:  N    
Affiliation:
Nottingham CityCare Partnership NHS. alison.parnham@nottinghamcitycare.nhs.uk
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