Time of Onset to Changes in Skin Condition During Exposure to Synthetic Urine: A Prospective Study.
Phipps L, Gray M, Call E. | J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs

Abstract

PURPOSE:

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of incontinence on epithelial-moisture barrier function and the subsequent risk for incontinence-associated dermatitis by exposing healthy volunteers to a premium incontinence pad wet with synthetic urine.

DESIGN:

Prospective, single-group study.

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  • Care Settings: Acute Care
  • Clinical Focus: Pressure Injury Management
  • Content Type: Journal Articles