Pressure injury (ulcer) prevention

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. Wound Care Committee. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
1582
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A pressure injury is an injury to the skin and the tissue under the skin. This pamphlet explains what causes pressure injuries, and what you and your health care team can do to help prevent pressure injuries. A list of symptoms that you should tell your nurse or another member of your health care team about is included. The French version of this pamphlet 1795, "Prévention des plaies de pression", is also available.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Wound Care Committee
Alternate Title
Bed sore prevention
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.): digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Pressure Ulcer
Subjects (LCSH)
Bedsores
Specialty
Muscoskeletal System
Abstract
A pressure injury is an injury to the skin and the tissue under the skin. This pamphlet explains what causes pressure injuries, and what you and your health care team can do to help prevent pressure injuries. A list of symptoms that you should tell your nurse or another member of your health care team about is included. The French version of this pamphlet 1795, "Prévention des plaies de pression", is also available.
Notes
Previous title: Pressure ulcer (bed sore) prevention
Responsibility
Prepared by: Nova Scotia Health Wound Care Committee
Pamphlet Number
1582
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Prévention des plaies de pression

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams35854
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Wound Care Committee. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1795
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Le présent dépliant explique comment vous et votre équipe de soins de santé pouvez prévenir les plaies de pression. Il explique aussi ce que sont les plaies de pression, ce qui les cause, ce qui augmente votre risque d’en avoir et ce que vous pouvez faire pour les prévenir. ; This pamphlet is a French translation of "Pressure Injury (Ulcer) Prevention" pamphlet 1582. This pamphlet outlines how you and your healthcare team can prevent pressure injuries. It also explains what pressure injuries ar…
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Wound Care Committee
Alternate Title
Pressure injury (ulcer) prevention
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.): digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Pressure Ulcer
Subjects (LCSH)
Bedsores
Abstract
Le présent dépliant explique comment vous et votre équipe de soins de santé pouvez prévenir les plaies de pression. Il explique aussi ce que sont les plaies de pression, ce qui les cause, ce qui augmente votre risque d’en avoir et ce que vous pouvez faire pour les prévenir.
This pamphlet is a French translation of "Pressure Injury (Ulcer) Prevention" pamphlet 1582. This pamphlet outlines how you and your healthcare team can prevent pressure injuries. It also explains what pressure injuries are, what causes them, what makes you more at risk, and what you can do to prevent them.
Notes
Previous title: Pressure ulcer (bed sore) prevention
Responsibility
Prepared by: NSHA Wound Care Committee
Pamphlet Number
1795
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