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Your work to prevent pressure injuries makes a real difference for your patients – and we can help, with a powerful solution that meets all three of the key pressure injury prevention elements outlined in the new NPIAP guidelines.3

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Pressure Injury Prevention Solution

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PROTECTION

ALLEVYN LIFE Foam Dressings
Five-layer dressings that redistribute pressure (in vitro) while staying in place, with three shapes and multiple sizes.3-7

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REPOSITIONING

LEAF Patient Monitoring System
A system that uses wearable technology to increase the frequency and quality of patient repositioning.8   

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SKIN CARE

NO-STING SKIN-PREP and SECURA Skin Care
A range of skin cleansers, protectants and moisturizers to help reduce irritation and maintain skin integrity.3,9

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  1. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality website. Preventing pressure ulcers in hospitals: a toolkit for improving quality of care. https://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/hospitaVpressureulcertoolkit/putool1.html. Updated October 2014. Accessed February 1, 2018.
  2. Lyder CH, et al. Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcers: Results from the National Medicare Patient Safety Monitoring System Study. J Am Geriatr Soc.2012;60(9):1603-8.
  3. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel, Pan Pacific Pressure Injury Alliance. Prevention and Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: Quick Reference Guide. Haesler E, ed. Osborne Park, Australia. Cambridge Media; 2014. https://www.npuap.org/ wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Updated-10-16-14-Quick-Reference-Guide-DIGITAL-NPUAP-EPUAP-PPPIA-16Oct2014.pdf. Accessed February 1, 2018.
  4. Forni C, D'Alessandro F, Gallerani P, et al. Effectiveness of using a new polyurethane foam multi-layer dressing in the sacral area to prevent the onset of pressure ulcer in the elderly with hip fracture: A pragmatic randomized controlled trial. Int Wound J. 2018; 15; 383-90.
  5. ALLEVYN LIFE Package Insert. Hull, England: Smith & Nephew Medical Limited; 2014.
  6. Data on File Report DS/15/025/R – May 2016, L. Daubney. Physical Testing ALLEVYN LIFE Gen2.
  7. Data on File Report DS/15/217/R – October 2015, L. Daubney. Pressure Transmission Testing
  8. Pickham D, Berte N, Pihulic M, Valdez A. Mayer B, Desai M. Effect of a wearable patient sensor on care del very for preventing pressure injuries in acutely ill adults: A pragmatic randomized clinical trial (LS-HAPI study). Int J Nurs Stud. 2018; 80:12-19. 
  9. Satterwhite J,. et al. A patient safety goal: Preventing the incidence of pressure ulcers in the hospitalized patient resulting in a positive outcome and a reduction in associated costs, 2006.
  10. Wassel, C., Gayle, J., Dreyfus, J., Delhougne, G., and Larson, B. Readmission, mortality, cost and clinical outcomes of hospital acquired pressure injury patients by stage. Presented at the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC) Fall, October 12-14, 2019. Las Vegas, NV.

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