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Operating Room Ulcers: Who Is at Risk?

Medical Team Looking at Xray Provider in Home with Senior Patients

Thursday, August 13, 2015, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. MT.

You are invited to attend this webinar hosted by the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP).

Presenters: Joyce Black, PhD, RN, CWCN, FAAN, Debra Fawcett, PhD, RN & Susan Scott, MSN, RN, CWOCN


1. Discuss how to identify operating room (O.R.)-acquired ulcers in your facility.
2. Identify the risk factors for pressure ulcer development in the O.R.
3. Describe interventions to reduce risk during surgery.