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The Role of Nutrition in Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Treatment: National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel White Paper


Topic: Pressure Ulcers | Resource type: White Paper

The purpose of this white paper is to review the currently available scientific evidence related to nutrition and hydration for pressure ulcer
prevention and treatment in adults; introduce the nutrition recommendations from the new National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP)-European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP) Guidelines for Pressure Ulcer Treatment; and review research needs for the future.

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