Comparison of Pressure Ulcer Patients and Outcomes by Care Setting from the 2011 IPUP Survey

This report from the International Pressure Ulcer PrevalenceTM Survey evaluates US care setting data from (Acute Care, LTC, LTAC, REHAB) and acute care unit types (ICU, Med Surg, Telemetry/Stepdown) for overall and facility acquired prevalence. It also evaluates risk factors such as Braden Score, Fecal and Urinary incontinence, and linen layers by care setting/unit type.

  • Content Type: Abstracts / Posters
  • Reference: Lachenbruch C, VanGilder C, Harrison P, et al. 2012 WOCN Poster Presentation, Charlotte NC