This report from the International Pressure Ulcer PrevalenceTM Survey evaluates US care setting data from (Acute Care, LTC, LTAC, REHAB) and acute care unit types (ICU, Med Surg, Telemetry/Stepdown) for overall and facility acquired prevalence. It also evaluates risk factors such as Braden Score, Fecal and Urinary incontinence, and linen layers by care setting/unit type.
Care Settings: All Care Settings
Clinical Focus: Pressure Ulcer Management
Content Type: Abstracts / Posters
Reference: VanGilder C, Lachenbruch C, Harrison P, Davis D, et al. Comparison of Pressure Ulcer Patients and Outcomes by Care Setting from the 2011 IPUP Survey. Poster Presentation: WOCN 2012, Charlotte NC.