Risk assessment scales for pressure ulcer in intensive care patients - a preview note

Simone P. Machado, Selma R. de Castilho, Beatriz Beatriz G.R.B de Oliveira


This quasi-experimental study will compare the scales of Braden and Cubbin & Jackson in patients of intensive therapy verifying their sensibility and specificity to prevent decubit ulcer.


Nursing; Critical Care Nursing; Quality Assurance

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5935/1676-4285.200581