- Words: 2700
- Length: 8 Pages
- Topic: Death and Dying (general)
- Paper #: 29131378
Prevention of Pressure Ulcers
Evidence-Based Practice for Intervention
Project Question: Can quarter hour turning and positioning minimize pressure ulcers within the elderly population who are bed bound residing in hospitals or nursing homes?
The elderly often deal with various potential problems throughout their life, from pain and chronic disease, to harsh medication and treatment. Often elderly patients are forced to live in nursing homes and stay in hospitals to avoid accidental death and