Resources

Defloor, T., Bacquer, D.D., & Grypdonck, M.H.F. 2005.
The effect of various combinations of turning and pressure reducing devices on the incidence of pressure ulcers. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 42, (1) 37-46 
Available here

 

Jones, K.R. 2009. 

Identifying best practices for pressure ulcer management. 

Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management, 16, (8) 375-382

 

National Pressue Ulcer Advisory Panel & European Pressure Ulcers Advisory Panel 200
NPUAP-EPUAP Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Treatment Guidelines.
Available here

 

Vanderwee, K., Grypdonck, M., & Defloor, T. 2008.
Alternating pressure air mattresses as prevention for pressure ulcers: A literature review. 
International Journal of Nursing Studies
, 45, (5) 784-801
Available here