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Bedsores, more properly known as pressure ulcers or decubitus ulcers, are lesions caused by many factors such as: unrelieved pressure; friction; humidity; shearing forces; temperature; age; continence and medication; to any...
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Information about pressure sores from the American Academy of Family Physicians. ... Pressure sores can be serious, depending on how much the skin and tissues ...
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Bedsores — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of these skin and tissue wounds. ... bedsores/DS00570">Bedsores (pressure sores)</a> ...
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Bedsores — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of these skin and tissue wounds. ... A pressure sore begins as a persistent area of ...
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Pressure sores can occur in people of any age who are bedbound, chairbound, or ... Most people do not develop pressure sores because they constantly shift position ...
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Offers links to general articles about bedsores.
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Explains the condition in which an area of skin breaks down ... Pressure sores are categorized by severity, from Stage I (earliest signs) to Stage IV (worst) ...
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In the end, Superman was brought down by bedsores. Christopher Reeve, the actor who played the superhero in four movies, died of complications from infected sores in ...
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Treatment focuses on preventing pressure sores from getting worse and on restoring healthy skin. ... Pressure sores occur most frequently in people who are ...
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A complete explanation of Pressure Sores including risks, what to expect and when to call the doctor ... Pressure sores—also known as bedsores, decubitus ...
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A skin or pressure sore develops when the blood supply to an area of the body is ... Protect other "pressure points" with pillows to help prevent new sores. ...
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Identify the sites on a body where pressure sores are most likely to happen; 3. ... Identify when a pressure sore is developing complications; 6. ...
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Nonetheless, pressure sores can and do occur in ALS, particularly in later ... It can contribute to pressure sores because it causes the individual to lean to ...
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Bedsores &mdash; Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of ... Frequent shifts in position are the key to preventing pressure sores. ...
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Preventing pressure sores is a daily concern for individuals who have a spinal cord injury (SCI) ... Additional information on pressure sores can be seen in ...
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Care of Pressure Sores. If the skin has already broken down ... Why are persons with SCI prone to develop pressure sores? ... How common are Pressure Sores? ...
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