Yearly Archives: 2016

Seating and Pressure Ulcers

28.12.16

Often when you think about medical equipment that can aid you in the complex job of pressure ulcer prevention and...

Select Medical Plans for Further Growth with Senior Appointment

21.12.16

Continued investment in new product development at Select Medical has prompted the need for an enhanced profile and penetration into...

Select Medical set to Launch its First ‘Step-up Step-down’ Pressure Mattress

06.12.16

Select Medical is pleased to announce the development of its first ‘step-up step-down’ pressure mattress system, designed to specifically meet...

30.11.16

Every day of December we’re offering you a fantastic deal which lasts for ONE DAY ONLY! Just take a peek...

One brand does not suit all…! What do you buy?

29.11.16

Nearly 12 months ago I wrote a blog about brands. I had good intentions of posting the follow up within...

Pressure Ulcer Quick Quiz

15.11.16

References Question 1: Mayo Clinic (2014) Bedsores (Pressure Sores) [online] Available at: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bedsores/basics/prevention/con-20030848 [Accessed 15/11/2016] Question 2: NHS (2014) Pressure...

Carers and Pressure Ulcer Prevention

10.11.16

Within any healthcare organisation carers play a vital role in the prevention of pressure ulcers, therefore they need to be...

Incontinence and Pressure Ulcers

08.11.16

Urinary incontinence is a common problem affecting millions of people worldwide (1). Between 30 – 50% of nursing home residents...