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Decubitus Ulcer Risk Increased by Four Health Conditions

February 05, 2017  |   Posted by :   |   Information on Decubitus Ulcers,Risk for decubitus ulcers   |   0 Comment

According to a recent study, a patient’s risk factors for developing a decubitus ulcer in a nursing home or hospital can be detected accurately by analyzing each patient for 4 conditions. In addition to looking at these 4 health conditions, the patient’s age and blood work should also be examined. The study was conducted by […]

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Patients At Risk for Decubitus Ulcers

June 05, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Risk for decubitus ulcers   |   0 Comment

Has your family member suffered from a decubitus ulcer (pressure sore) while a hospital patient or a nursing home resident? Decubitus ulcers are preventable breakdown of a patient’s skin. Decubitus ulcers form in at-risk patients due to patient neglect and abuse. If an at risk patient is neglected for hours at a time in the […]

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