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Project: Improving risk assessment systems and testing the effect of preventive measures on the pressure ulcer incidence. A contribution to evidence based-practice.

project duration
01-JAN-00 – 31-OCT-02
abstract
The usefulness of non-blanchable erythema are evaluated. The effect of two preventive measures, an alternating pressure mattress and a visco-elastic foam mattress, on the pressure ulcer incidence is examined. Improving risk assessment systems and testing the effect of preventive measures on the pressure ulcer incidence. A contribution to evidence based-practice.