Guide to Bed Sores/Pressure Ulcers

The Complete Guide to Pressure Ulcers (Bed Sores)

Pressure Ulcers/Bed Sores What are pressure ulcers? Pressure ulcers (known also as pressure sores, bed sores, and decubitus ulcers) are areas of skin that have been subjected to sustained amounts of pressure, resulting in the skin and tissue becoming damaged. Constant pressure on a vulnerable area of the body results in the circulation of blood…

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Pressure Relief Mattress

What is a Pressure Mattress?

Pressure ulcers, or bed sores, result from sustained pressure applied to the skin, often occurring when a person spends long periods of time in the same position. For individuals with limited mobility, regular movement is usually impractical with a lot of time is spent in fixed positions. The bed is an area where individuals like…

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