Support surfaces for pressure ulcer prevention

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McInnes, E; Bell-Syer, SE; Dumville, JC; Legood, R; Cullum, NA;
(2008)

Background Pressure ulcers (also known as bedsores, pressure sores, decubitus ulcers) are areas of localised damage to the skin and underlying tissue due to pressure, shear or friction. They are common in the elderly and immobile and costly in financial and human terms.... View more
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