Pressure injuries are not only an issue for people in a nursing home under long-term care.

Pressure Ulcer

Pressure injuries (PIs) are damage to the skin caused by sustained pressure compounded by friction, shear, moisture and physiological factors. Incidence of pressure injuries may be more common in long-term care facilities due to a higher concentration of higher-risk individuals. However, almost anybody could be at risk for pressure injuries. PI’s are massive complications in… Continue reading Pressure injuries are not only an issue for people in a nursing home under long-term care.