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Pressure Injuries Cost

Video: The Financial Impact of Pressure Injuries

In this whiteboard animation, Shield HealthCare gives you information about how much pressure injuries cost the healthcare system and patients.

John Maynard
Pressure Ulcers

Infographic: The Financial Impact of Pressure Injuries

Pressure ulcers affect 3 million adults at an annual cost to the U.S. healthcare system of more than $11 billion.

John Maynard
Wound Healing

5 Lifestyle Factors That Affect Wound Healing

There are so many issues to think about when it comes to treating wounds, but lifestyle factors can also influence a wound's healing.

John Maynard
Crab Shell Bandages

Crab Shell Bandages To Be Sold In U.K.

Researchers in the UK have discovered a way to get a healing mineral from crustacean shells into a wound dressing. Crab shell bandages could soon be on...

Aimee Sharp

Wound Care Clinic Now Offered at Virginia Gay Hospital

In this article, originally published by Vinton Today, learn more about the new wound care clinic that Virgina Gay Hospital is opening.

Aimee Sharp
Wound Healing

How Wounds Heal: The 4 Main Phases of Wound Healing

The body is a complex and remarkable machine, and the dynamic process of wound healing is a great...

John Maynard
Identifying Pressure Ulcers

Identifying Pressure Ulcers Webinar: Video and Supplemental Material

Is It Pressure? See this video of our recent “Identifying Pressure Ulcers: Assessment and Staging” webinar, including a wound identification cheat sheet!

Brooke Phillips, CWCMS
Prevent Pressure Injuries

Move Every Two: Repositioning Patients to Prevent Pressure Injuries

While some pressure injuries are unavoidable, most can be prevented. An effective way to prevent these injuries is by moving the patient frequently.

John Maynard
Nutrients for Wound Healing

Top 5 Nutrients for Wound Healing

If you have a pressure injury, nutrition becomes especially important. Make sure you are consuming the top 5 nutrients for wound healing.

Amy Long Carrera, MS, RD, CNSC, CWCMS

Identifying Pressure Injuries: Assessment and Staging Webinar

Nancy Morgan of the Wound Care Education Institute takes viewers of this recorded webinar into the world of identifying pressure injuries.

Aimee Sharp
Preventing Urinary Tract Infections in Seniors Webinar
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