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Pressure ulcers in Jordan: A point prevalence study.
(Journal of Tissue Viability, 2010)
Risk assessment scales are widely used to measure the risk of pressure ulcers in the clinical area. They have been subject to many validation studies; however these have focused on the predictive ability of the scales. We ...
Norton, Waterlow and Braden scores: A review of the literature
The development of the Glamorgan paediatric pressure ulcer risk assessment scale.
(Journal of Wound Care, 2009)
OBJECTIVE: To develop a predictive pressure ulcer risk assessment scale based on patient data. METHOD: Detailed questionnaires, based on a review of the paediatric and adult literature and discussion with paediatric nurses ...