Preventing and Treating Pressure Sores

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Pressure injuries can develop in just a few hours, are difficult to heal and can lead to dangerous infections. Pressure sores are almost always preventable. Prevention is key. 

Spinal Cord Injury Ontario has revised its resource on preventing and treating pressure sores. This guide is a plain language version focusing on Canadian best practice guidelines for Preventing and Treating Pressure Sores.