Prevention of pressure ulcers in bedridden patients - nursing preventive care

Franciny Paravidini de Paula, Isabel CF da Cruz


This study obtained through a literature review, whose main goal was to obtain data for use by nursing staff for preventive care, systematic and individualized in hospitalized patients at risk for developing pressure ulcers, identifying risk factors to this, and often these are presented in bedridden patients in an institution providing health services.


pressure ulcers; bedridden patients; nursing preventive care

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