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Recommendations of Samaniego for Care of a Wheelchair Bound Patient to Reduce the Risk of Skin Breakdown and Pressure Ulceration

Specialty:

Dermatology
General Surgery

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Description:

A patient who is wheelchair bound is at risk for skin breakdown and pressure ulceration. The risk can be minimized by scrupulous attention to preventive measures. The author is from the Shriners Hospitals for Children in Houston, Texas.

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