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This study is to evaluate the clinical safety and effectiveness of the Envision® surface.
This study is to evaluate the clinical safety and effectiveness of the Envision® surface placed on the TotalCare® frame in pressure ulcer prevention and management, patient comfort, and staff acceptance in the critical care environment
Time Perspective: Prospective
Envision® Patient Support System
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:34:33-0400
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