Pressure Ulcer in Intensive Care Units: a case-control study.

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Summary of "Pressure Ulcer in Intensive Care Units: a case-control study."

To evaluate the relationship between presence/absence of Pressure Ulcer, socio-demographic factors and hospitalization.


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Name: Revista brasileira de enfermagem
ISSN: 0034-7167
Pages: 3027-3034


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Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill infants and children. Neonates are excluded since INTENSIVE CARE UNITS, NEONATAL is available.

Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill patients.

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Advanced and highly specialized care provided to medical or surgical patients whose conditions are life-threatening and require comprehensive care and constant monitoring. It is usually administered in specially equipped units of a health care facility.

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