2010 International Pressure Ulcer Prevalence™ Survey: Canadian Results

This study collected data on pressure ulcer prevalence and risk score, surface type, and other parameters from facility-performed IPUP surveys. Overall pressure ulcer prevalence in the acute care, LTAC, LTC, and rehab settings decreased in 2009-2010. Significant decreases in facility-acquired prevalence were found in all settings except rehab

  • Care Settings: All Care Settings
  • Clinical Focus: Pressure Ulcer Management
  • Content Type: Abstracts / Posters
  • Reference: VanGilder C, Amlung S, Harrison P, et al. Poster Presentation: Symposium on Advances of Skin and Wound Care; April 14-17, 2011; Dallas, TX