10 Dec Instrumentos de monitorización clínica y medida de la cicatrización en úlceras por presión y úlceras de la extremidad inferior. Desarrollo y. Las úlceras por presión (UPP) se asocian a una mayor morbi-mortalidad de los pacientes, por ello son de gran importancia todas las medidas de prevención. 12 Jul Las úlceras por presión son llagas en la piel causadas por estar en una silla o cama durante la mayor parte del día y la noche. Las úlceras por.
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This descriptive study analysed the risk of developing PU in 91 critical patients with a stay greater than 3 days.
Resultados El grado de riesgo obtenido en la escala de Waterlow fue: In order to establish the appropriate care early, the first measure is ulcerz identification of patients at risk of developing PU, using specific scales.
Cuidados de enfermería en el tratamiento de las úlceras por presión
To measure the risk the Waterlow scale modified by Weststrate inulcers included 14 risk factors, was used. Objectives 1 to assess the risk of developing PU in the patients admitted in an Intensive Care Unit ICUusing the Waterlow scale; 2 to identify patients with PU and to analyse the possible relationship between them and the preson risk; 3 to analyse the preventive prsion received by patients for its prevention. Pressure ulcers PU are associated to greater patient morbidity and mortality.
El grado de riesgo obtenido en la escala de Waterlow fue: A statistically significant difference was found between the mean score of risk of the 13 patients who had ulcer and the remaining sample Key words Pressure sores. Regarding the daily care applied to patients, the following results were obtained: Thus, all prevention measures are very important.
Abstract Pressure ulcers PU are associated to greater patient morbidity and mortality. Most of the studied patients had high risk of developing PU.
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Conclusions Most of the studied patients had high risk of developing PU. Get Access Ukcera Access. Method This descriptive study analysed the risk of developing PU in 91 critical ulccera with a stay greater than 3 days.
The patients who had an ulcer were at risk of developing ylcera. Results Risk grade obtained on the Waterlow scale was: Risk grade obtained on the Waterlow scale was: Con respecto a los cuidados aplicados diariamente se obtuvo que: Thirteen patients had ulcer, in 10 of them it was present on admission.
Their score obtained on the scale was risk in 2 patients, high risk in 5 and very high risk in the remaining 6.
The low incidence of ulcers obtained in this study allows poe to consider appropriate the protocol of care. Sociodemographic data, cause of admission, patients with PU, its location and grade and care applied were also collected.