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The Complete Guide to Pressure Ulcers

A pressure sore or commonly know as a bedsore is an injury which starts on the surface of the skin and then can progress further into the tissue...

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‘The AutoTurn is Invaluable': Royal British Legion Case Study

The Royal British Legion (RBL) are a national charity that support the Armed Forces community. With over 180,000 members, 110,000 volunteers and a network of partners and charities, the RBL...

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The Benefits of Automated Turning vs Manual Turning

Turning is an essential part of preventing pressure ulcers for care home residents. Pressure sores are painful and can lead to life-threatening complications. This guide looks at the benefits of...

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Assess Pressure Ulcers with PURPOSE-T

Assessing a pressure ulcer and determining which stage it fits into can be tricky. However, PURPOSE-T allows healthcare professionals to complete three steps in order to identify adults at risk of...

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The Cost of Pressure Care

Pressure ulcers are the most expensive chronic wound in the NHS, costing an estimated £3.8 million per day1. Meanwhile, the number of people living with a pressure ulcer has risen...

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SSKIN: 5 Steps to Prevent Pressure Ulcers

Even though there have been improvements in pressure ulcer/bed sore prevention across many UK care facilities, pressure ulcers continue to affect approximately 20% of all patients in hospitals, nursing homes and residential...

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