New! Pressure Ulcer Prevention – Bedside Innovation
Staff clinicians at two major academic medical centers share their comprehensive pressure ulcer prevention program for CSICU patients, and practice ideas to combat sDTIs
New scientific evidence about the biomechanical efficacy of dressings in preventing heel ulcers and a close look at why dressing construction matters in prevention.
Presenters: Steven Antokal and Dr. Aimee Garcia
Learn the unique aspects of aging skin, understand why pressure ulcers are more prevalent in the elderly and identify regulatory guidance for different care settings.
Presenters: Joyce Black RN PhD, Peggy Kalowes, RN PhD
Learn why the incidence of medical device pressure ulcers.is increasing and identify methods to reduce those that occur most often. Note: Download the file to play the webinar
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New Pressure Ulcer Prevention Guideline recommendations plus state of the art scientific and clinical evidence.
Quality Improvement Frameworks to Implement Evidence-based Practices for Pressure Ulcer Prevention
Meet the challenge of pressure ulcer prevention. Compare the effectiveness of quality improvement interventions and define best-practice strategies.
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Preventive Practice and the Nurse: The Legal Perspective
Learn the legal implications of the new 2014 International Pressure Ulcer Guidelines as well as documentation elements that are essential to reduce liability for Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcers.
Pressure Ulcer Prevention - New Data. New Solutions. New Thinking
Enhance protocols for preventing Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcers (HAPUs) in the ED, OR and ICU.
Initiating a preventive dressing protocol in ICU cut pressure ulcer incidence by 50% and saved hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Pressure Ulcer Prevention in the Operating Room: Best Practices and Guidelines
Determine who is at-risk for pressure ulcers that occur during the peri-operative period and learn how to prevent them.
Prevention is More Cost Effective Than Cure
Finance Prevention Program initiatives and gain the support of Administration. Review the evidence from two clinical trials that reduced pressure ulcer incidence to zero.