Becker's Clinical Quality & Infection Control

July/August 2022 IC_CQ

Issue link:

Contents of this Issue


Page 39 of 39

Imagine prevention minus the pressure. Reference: 1. National Scorecard on Hospital-Acquired Conditions, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). June 2019. Accessed November, 2019 at AHRQ National Scorecard on Hospital-Acquired Conditions Updated Baseline Rates and Preliminary Results 2014-2017. 2. Wassel, CL, Delhougne, G, Gayle, JA, Dreyfus, J, Larson, B. Risk of readmissions, mortality, and hospital-acquired conditions across hospital-acquired pressure injury (HAPI) stages in a US National Hospital Discharge database. Int Wound J. 2020; 17: 1924– 1934. 3. European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel and Pan Pacific Pressure Injury Alliance. Pr Prevention and Treatment of Pressure Ulcers/Injuries: Clinical Practice Guideline. Emily Haesler (Ed.). EPUAP/NPIAP/PPPIA: 2019. ◊ Trademark of Smith+Nephew © March 2022 Smith+Nephew PPEE17-35688-0422 There is a new way to reinforce pressure injury prevention. There are guidelines 3 to help strengthen your practice and pressure injury prevention protocols. And there are products that perfectly fit the guidelines to help improve outcomes. Scan to learn more at

Articles in this issue

Links on this page

view archives of Becker's Clinical Quality & Infection Control - July/August 2022 IC_CQ