Prevention of pressure ulcers is essential
to the wellbeing of palliative patients. Effective prevention targets the etiology of
pressure ulcers, being pressure and shear forces. Prevention means avoiding
pressure and shear forces by positioning the patient correctly
and offer them repositioning and applying pressure-dispersing materials
and pay attention to nutrition and hydration. Can you lay down this leg
and turn around to me please? We put some pillows behind
you to make it comfortable. Is it ok for you or
shall we raise the bed? This is the bell that
you can use to call us. This is also for you.
Put it in your hand.