Diagnostic Validity of the Care Dependency Scale as a Screening Tool for Pressure Ulcer and Fall Risks in Dutch and German Hospitals

Elke Mertens*, Theo Dassen, Ramona Scheufele, Ruud J. Halfens, Antje Tannen

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3 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)577-587
JournalCentral European Journal of Medicine
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2010


  • Accidental Falls
  • Hospitals
  • Nursing Home
  • Pressure Ulcer
  • Risk Assessment

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