Pressure ulcer prevention

Pressure ulcer prevention - The importance of a comprehensive prevention programme

By: Mölnlycke Health Care, April 8 2014Posted in: Pressure ulcer prevention

Your pressure ulcer prevention protocol is already robust and includes key elements such as risk assessment, regular positioning, selecting appropriate pressure redistribution and support surfaces.

Is this enough? What else can be done?

A clinically proven strategy is to add to this programme utilising a protective dressing such as Mepilex® Border as part of the prevention programme.

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