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From “On Paper” to “On the Floor” – How to Practically Implement PI Prevention

Trying to lower pressure injury rates in your facility? Updating facility procedures is step one. However, it is only step one.

Pressure Injury Risk Assessment Factors: What Are We Looking For, and Why?

What would pressure injury prevention look like in an ideal world? Each of our patients would receive unlimited resources geared

Hidden Surfaces Present Hidden Risks: What Do You Need to Know?

A decade ago, pressure injury prevention and treatment was entirely based on the assumption that unrelenting pressure on tissues caused

Medical Devices in the Healing Process: Friend or Foe?

We’re used to thinking of medical devices as our loyal sidekicks in healing our patients. Indeed they are; the medical

Can a Dementia Patient Be Truly Noncompliant?

Turning and repositioning patients regularly is one of the foundations of pressure injury prevention. Patients who resist caretakers’ efforts to

Pressure Injury vs Incontinence Associated Dermatitis: The Crucial Differences

You’re performing a routine skin examination on a patient. Or maybe you’re changing their incontinence brief. Either way – you