Pressure sores (bedsores, decubitus or pressure ulcers) are a sign of systematic poor care at medical  facilities  and other long-term care institutions.

The Dirty Secret About Pressure Sores: An Infographic

Pressure sores (bedsores, decubitus or pressure ulcers) are a sign of systematic poor care at medical facilities and other long-term care institutions.

Pressure Sore - Symptoms of Pressure Ulcers      Symptoms of pressure ulcers      The parts of the body most at risk of developing pressure...

Pressure Sore - Symptoms of Pressure Ulcers Symptoms of pressure ulcers The parts of the body most at risk of developing pressure...

Repined . . . . Radiography.An area of skin breakdown that occurs when sustained pressure cuts off blood circulation — usually in patients confined to their beds in hospitals and nursing homes — a bedsore can result in a wound so deep and painful that some patients require narcotics. If a bedsore becomes infected, the complications can be fatal.

Fighting Bedsores With a Team Approach

Repined . . . . Radiography.An area of skin breakdown that occurs when sustained pressure cuts off blood circulation — usually in patients confined to their beds in hospitals and nursing homes — a bedsore can result in a wound so deep and painful that some patients require narcotics. If a bedsore becomes infected, the complications can be fatal.

Pressure Ulcers: Prevention and Treatment Jennifer A Gardner Wound Care & Lymphedema 2103

Pressure Ulcers: Prevention and Treatment Jennifer A Gardner Wound Care & Lymphedema 2103

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