TITLE

Perineal Dermatitis in Critical Care Patients

AUTHOR(S)
Driver, Donna S.
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Aug2007, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on perineal dermatitis in critically ill patients. Perineal dermatitis is manifested by various degrees of skin injury, ranging from redness to areas of denuded skin. It is an inflammatory condition of the skin in the perineal area, upper part of the thigh, and buttocks that is commonly associated with incontinence.
ACCESSION #
26050352

 

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