Wound Care, part 2: Staging Pressure Injuries

Wound Care, part 2: Staging Pressure Injuries

January 20, 2020 1 min read

How to identify a pressure injury. Common places for pressure injuries, including the elbows, heels, hips, coccyx, and sacrum. The layers of skin and which layers are impacted by stage. Examples of each pressure injury: stages 1-4, unstageable, and deep tissue injury (DTI). Includes pressure injuries caused by medical devices.
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Wound Care, part 1: Introduction to Wound Care, Skin Assessment on Admission

Wound Care, part 1: Introduction to Wound Care, Skin Assessment on Admission

December 18, 2019 1 min read

Cathy previews the content of this video series and talks about best practices when doing head-to-toe skin assessments for newly admitted patients
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Nursing Tips: Wound Care

See the flashcards in action!