2010 International Pressure Ulcer Prevalence™ Survey: Canadian Results
VanGilder C, et al. | 2011

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.

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  • Care Settings: All Care Settings
  • Clinical Focus: Pressure Ulcer Management
  • Content Type: Abstracts / Posters
  • Reference: VanGilder C, Amlung S, Lachenbruch C, Harrison P, et al. 2010 International Pressure Ulcer Prevalence Survey: Canadian Results. Poster Presentation: Symposium on Advances of Skin and Wound Care; April 14-17, 2011; Dallas, TX.