Preventive Effect of a Microclimate-Regulating System on Pressure Ulcer Development: A Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial in Dutch Nursing Homes

Martin van Leen, Ruud Halfens, Jos Schols

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-5
Number of pages5
JournalAdvances in Skin and Wound Care
Volume31
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2018

Keywords

  • microclimate
  • nursing home
  • pressure ulcer
  • pressure-relieving system
  • ulcer prevention
  • viscoelastic foam mattress
  • QUALITY-OF-LIFE
  • RELATIVE CONTRIBUTIONS
  • INTERFACE PRESSURE
  • SHEAR-STRESS
  • HUMAN SKIN
  • TEMPERATURE
  • COST
  • RISK
  • RESIDENTS
  • FRICTION

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