Efficacy of Low-Air-Loss Bed Replacement in Decreasing Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcers (HAPUs) in Medical-Surgical Units

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622805
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Efficacy of Low-Air-Loss Bed Replacement in Decreasing Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcers (HAPUs) in Medical-Surgical Units
Other Titles:
Pressure Ulcer Prevention
Author(s):
Acosta, Juvy Montecalfo
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Lambda Delta
Author Details:
Juvy Montecalvo Acosta, DNP, Nursing Department, Wound Healing Solutions, Barnegat, New Jersey, USA
Abstract:

The purpose of this research was to evaluate the efficacy of implementing low-air-loss technology in the prevention of the occurrence of Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcers (HAPU’s) pressure ulcers in the Medical-Surgical units.

Keywords:
Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcer; Low-Air-Loss; Technology
Repository Posting Date:
26-Sep-2017
Date of Publication:
26-Sep-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17H04
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleEfficacy of Low-Air-Loss Bed Replacement in Decreasing Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcers (HAPUs) in Medical-Surgical Unitsen_US
dc.title.alternativePressure Ulcer Preventionen
dc.contributor.authorAcosta, Juvy Montecalfoen
dc.contributor.departmentLambda Deltaen
dc.author.detailsJuvy Montecalvo Acosta, DNP, Nursing Department, Wound Healing Solutions, Barnegat, New Jersey, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622805-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>The purpose of this research was to evaluate the efficacy of implementing low-air-loss technology in the prevention of the occurrence of Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcers (HAPU’s) pressure ulcers in the Medical-Surgical units.</span></p>en
dc.subjectHospital Acquired Pressure Ulceren
dc.subjectLow-Air-Lossen
dc.subjectTechnologyen
dc.date.available2017-09-26T18:01:27Z-
dc.date.issued2017-09-26-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-26T18:01:27Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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