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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/347321
Category:
Full-text
Type:
Best Practice Guideline
Level of Evidence:
Other
Research Approach:
Other
Title:
Risk Assessment and Prevention of Pressure Ulcers
Other Titles:
Évaluation du risque et prévention des lésions de pression
Author(s):
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Abstract:

This best practice guideline assists nurses who work in diverse practice settings to identify adults who are at risk of pressure ulcers. This guideline further provides direction to nurses in defining early interventions for pressure ulcer prevention, and to manage Stage I pressure ulcers.

Keywords:
pressure ulcers; risk assessment
MeSH:
Pressure Ulcer--nursing; Risk Assessment; Nursing Practice, Evidence-Based; Evidence-Based Practice; Practice Guideline
Repository Posting Date:
30-Mar-2015
Date of Publication:
Sep-2011
Version of Published Work:
Publisher's Version
Citation:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2011, September). Risk assessment and prevention of pressure ulcers. (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from: http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/347321
Publisher:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Series/Report no.:
Nursing Best Practice Guideline
Sponsors:
Government of Ontario

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dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typeBest Practice Guidelineen
dc.evidence.levelOtheren
dc.research.approachOtheren
dc.titleRisk Assessment and Prevention of Pressure Ulcersen
dc.title.alternativeÉvaluation du risque et prévention des lésions de pressionen_GB
dc.contributor.authorRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario-
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/347321-
dc.description.abstract<p>This best practice guideline assists nurses who work in diverse practice settings to identify adults who are at risk of pressure ulcers. This guideline further provides direction to nurses in defining early interventions for pressure ulcer prevention, and to manage Stage I pressure ulcers.</p>en_GB
dc.subjectpressure ulcersen_GB
dc.subjectrisk assessmenten_GB
dc.subject.meshPressure Ulcer--nursingen_US
dc.subject.meshRisk Assessmenten_US
dc.subject.meshNursing Practice, Evidence-Baseden_US
dc.subject.meshEvidence-Based Practiceen_US
dc.subject.meshPractice Guidelineen_US
dc.date.available2015-03-30T14:43:13Z-
dc.date.issued2011-09-
dc.date.accessioned2015-03-30T14:43:13Z-
dc.type.versionPublisher's Versionen
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2011, September). Risk assessment and prevention of pressure ulcers. (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from: http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/347321en_GB
dc.publisherRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontarioen_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNursing Best Practice Guidelineen_US
dc.identifier.isbn0920166571-
dc.description.sponsorshipGovernment of Ontarioen_US
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2011, September). Risk assessment and prevention of pressure ulcers. (Rev. ed.) Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from: http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/347321en_GB
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