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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/333405
Category:
Full-text
Type:
Best Practice Guideline
Level of Evidence:
Other
Research Approach:
Other
Title:
Assessment and Management of Stage I to IV Pressure Ulcers
Other Titles:
Évaluation et traitement des lésions de pression de stades 1 à 4
Author(s):
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Abstract:

The purpose of this guideline, Assessment and Management of Stage I to IV Pressure Ulcers (Revised), is to identify nursing care related to assessment, management of tissue load, ulcer care and the management of bacterial colonization and infection of pressure ulcers. The guideline has relevance to all areas of clinical practice including acute care, chronic care, rehabilitation, community care and long-term care. The guideline focuses on three areas of pressure ulcer care: (1) practice recommendations, including assessment, planning and interventions; (2) education recommendations; and (3) organization & policy recommendations.

Keywords:
Pressure ulcers; Management
MeSH:
Pressure Ulcer--nursing; Pressure Ulcer Care; Evidence-Based Practice; Practice Guideline; Nursing Practice, Evidence-Based
Repository Posting Date:
29-Oct-2014
Date of Publication:
Mar-2007
Version of Published Work:
Publisher's Version
Citation:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2007, March). Assessment and management of stage I to IV pressure ulcers. (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/333405
Publisher:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Series/Report no.:
Nursing Best Practice Guideline
Sponsors:
Ontario. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typeBest Practice Guidelineen
dc.evidence.levelOtheren
dc.research.approachOtheren
dc.titleAssessment and Management of Stage I to IV Pressure Ulcersen
dc.title.alternativeÉvaluation et traitement des lésions de pression de stades 1 à 4en_GB
dc.contributor.authorRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario-
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/333405-
dc.description.abstract<p>The purpose of this guideline, Assessment and Management of Stage I to IV Pressure Ulcers (Revised), is to identify nursing care related to assessment, management of tissue load, ulcer care and the management of bacterial colonization and infection of pressure ulcers. The guideline has relevance to all areas of clinical practice including acute care, chronic care, rehabilitation, community care and long-term care. The guideline focuses on three areas of pressure ulcer care: (1) practice recommendations, including assessment, planning and interventions; (2) education recommendations; and (3) organization & policy recommendations.</p>en_GB
dc.subjectPressure ulcersen_GB
dc.subjectManagementen_GB
dc.subject.meshPressure Ulcer--nursingen_US
dc.subject.meshPressure Ulcer Careen_US
dc.subject.meshEvidence-Based Practiceen_US
dc.subject.meshPractice Guidelineen_US
dc.subject.meshNursing Practice, Evidence-Baseden_US
dc.date.available2014-10-29T18:51:26Z-
dc.date.issued2007-03-
dc.date.accessioned2014-10-29T18:51:26Z-
dc.type.versionPublisher's Versionen
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2007, March). Assessment and management of stage I to IV pressure ulcers. (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/333405en_GB
dc.publisherRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontarioen_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNursing Best Practice Guidelineen_US
dc.identifier.isbn920166849-
dc.description.sponsorshipOntario. Ministry of Health and Long-Term Careen_US
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2007, March). Assessment and management of stage I to IV pressure ulcers. (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/333405en_GB
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