Pressure Ulcer Overview: A National Problem

This course provides an overview of the incidence, prevalence and cost of pressure ulcers in the US, and reviews some clinical guidelines and initiatives that have been developed to help health care professionals reduce or prevent the occurrence of pressure ulcers. Additionally, the course discusses common barriers to implementing these guidelines.

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  • Care Settings: All Care Settings
  • Clinical Focus: Pressure Ulcer Management
  • Content Type: CE Programs