Pressure injury prevention

Professor Nick Santamaria - How effective is the Mepilex Border Heel dressing in preventing pressure ulcers when used in a clinical setting?

By : Mölnlycke Health Care, November 11 2014Posted in: Pressure injury prevention

During this year’s (2014) EPUAP Conference in Stockholm, Professor Nick Santamaria will present the findings of a clinical study which assessed the clinical effectiveness of multilayer soft  silicone dressings in preventing PUs in critically ill patients. He will also review evidence that shows that PU prevention is more cost effective than PU treatment and discuss the challenges in gaining acceptance to implement the use of prophylactic dressings.

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