Pressure Ulcers (Bed Sores)

May 22, 2016

Pressure Ulcers or Sores, more commonly called Bedsores, are injuries to the skin and tissue underneath resulting from an extended period of pressure on the skin. Bedsore most often develops on skin that covers bony areas of the body, such as the heels, Ankles, hips, and tailbone Those who are most at risk for bedsores are individuals that suffer from medical conditions, which limits mobility. These people typically are not…