Personal Injury News & Developments

Articles Tagged with bed sore on hips

A hospital in Armidale, Australia says it might have a way to stop Stage 1- and 2 bed sores from ever happening.

Bed sores, or pressure ulcers, often occur within hours of a hospitalization. Elderly patients are especially susceptible to developing pressure sores, due to their thin skin.  But the Armidale Rural Referral Hospital says it’s found a way to halt bed sores – at least for elderly patients with hip fractures.

Extra cushioning on heels and buttocks