Examination of sacral tissue oxygen saturation among immobile patients


CEYLAN B., GÜNEŞ Ü. , UYAR M.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NURSING, vol.27, pp.3641-3651, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/jocn.14218
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NURSING
  • Page Numbers: pp.3641-3651
  • Keywords: immobility, pressure ulcer prevention, reposition, tissue oxygenation, NEAR-INFRARED SPECTROSCOPY, INTENSIVE-CARE-UNIT, PRESSURE ULCERS, VASCULAR OCCLUSION, BLOOD-FLOW, PREVENTION, REDISTRIBUTION, MATTRESSES, STO2

Abstract

Aims and objectivesTo explore the effect of immobility on sacral tissue oxygen saturation in patients lying on a supporting surface in supine position.