Pressure Ulcers

Comprehensive management of pressure ulcers in spinal cord injury: Current concepts and future trends

“Pressure ulcers in spinal cord injury represent a challenging problem for patients, their caregivers, and their physicians. They often lead to recurrent hospitalizations, multiple surgeries, and potentially devastating complications. They present a significant cost to the healthcare system, they require a multidisciplinary team approach to manage well, and outcomes directly depend on patients’ education, prevention, and compliance with conservative and surgical protocols. ”

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