Stages of Pressure Ulcers by National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel
Has a detailed description of the various Stages of Pressure Ulcers also known as Decubitus Ulcers and Bed Sores. The are detailed and quite graphic but the visual of each stage is invaluable in identifying the wound and determining whether it is improving or worsening. The site shows skin conditions in each Stage:
NPUAP Free Resource Category/Staging / Stages of Pressure Ulcers / Illustrations:
If you suspect a loved one is suffering from a Pressure Ulcer, PLEASE TAKE IMMEDIATE ACTION!
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