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Blog: Emily Ashe, Anapol Weiss Partner

  • Understanding Pressure Ulcers in Nursing Homes: Signs, Prevention, and Legal Options

    May 30, 2024

    Pressure ulcers, also known as bedsores or pressure injuries, are a significant concern in nursing homes, where residents may have limited mobility or be totally immobile. These painful wounds can develop when pressure is applied to an area of the skin for an extended period, often leading to tissue damage and can result in infection and death. As a concerned family member, it is crucial to be vigilant and proactive in preventing and addressing pressure...
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