Support Surfaces

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Support Surfaces - Pressure Ulcer Intervention
... For those with Stage III or IV ulcers, once the necrotic tissue has been removed, fill the wound bed with a moisture retentive dressing or gel product to facilitate healing ... Apply a cover dressing to hold the dressing or gel in place ...
Pressure Ulcer - Prevention
... every 2 hours has been a long-standing tradition, with little evidence to support its practice ... There are several important terms used to describe how these support surfaces work ... These terms were standardized through the Support Surface Standards Initiative of the NPUAP ...

Famous quotes containing the words surfaces and/or support:

    But ice-crunching and loud gum-chewing, together with drumming on tables, and whistling the same tune seventy times in succession, because they indicate an indifference on the part of the perpetrator to the rest of the world in general, are not only registered on the delicate surfaces of the brain but eat little holes in it until it finally collapses or blows up.
    Robert Benchley (1889–1945)

    The lesson should be constantly enforced that though the people support the Government, Government should not support the people.
    Grover Cleveland (1837–1908)