Prevalence and Risk Factors of Pressure Ulcers in Wheelchair Users


Background: Wheelchair users are particularly susceptible to pressure ulcers (PU) due to spending a prolonged amount of time sitting. The prevalence of PUs among this group is therefore a particularly pertinent issue as the... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Niamh O' Loughlin (National University of Ireland Galway)
  2. Georgina Gethin (National University of Ireland Galway)

Topic Area

Chronic illness


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