Factors influencing the healing of pressure ulcers
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: YAMAMURA, Shigeo (Toho University, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba, Japan)
Purpose: There are many reports on risk factors for formation of pressure ulcers. However, there are few studies of factors influencing the healing process of an existing pressure ulcer. The aim of this study is to explore factors relating to the prognosis of existing pressure ulcers.
Method: Hospitalized patients in whom pressure ulcers had.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.