A Pilot Study of a New Low Air Loss Treatment Surface in the Critical Care Setting

This observational study of 30 critical care patients evaluated the impact of a pressure redistribution surface with electronic sensors on existing pressure ulcers. During the study, existing pressure ulcers decreased in volume by an average of 41% and in area by an average of 9%.

  • Care Settings: Acute Care
  • Clinical Focus: Pressure Ulcer Management
  • Content Type: Abstracts / Posters
  • Reference: Fimiani J, Cohen E, VanGilder C. Poster presented at: Symposium on Advances of Skin & Wound Care. 2008 (abstr PW020). Toggle Sales Description =>