Shock Absorbers for the Body

Allegretti, Ana
January 2010
PN;Jan2010, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p16
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the significance of selecting a wheelchair seat cushion for prevention of aspects of pressure-ulcer in the U.S. Pressure ulcers are lesions caused by undiminished pressure that can damage the underlying tissue, so clinicians are encouraged to collect data related to the medical history and clinical needs. It notes that pressure-ulcer risk assessment tool scale, Waterlow scale and others provide an objective method to identify the risk of pressure of ulcer.


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