Initiating Pressure Ulcer Prevention in the High Risk Population of the Emergency Department

Identifying patients at high risk for skin breakdown and implementing evidence-based prevention strategies are high priorities in the Emergency Department. Pressure ulcers are among the top three in-hosptial "never events" that may lead to deaths. Patients with pressure ulcers experience two to six times the mortality than patients without pressure ulcers.

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