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The pressure sore is one of those common problems to which many clinicians have been exposed but about which few have any knowledge. As noted in the introduction of this book, the first available on the topic, this lack of knowledge is due to the fact that this is an "unpopular disease" that is "frustrating and fatiguing" for doctor and patient. Dr. Constantian, frustrated himself, has drawn on experience with over 2000 patients at the Spinal Cord Injury Unit at the McGuire Veterans Hospital to create a readable and practical review that will be useful to physicians and other health
Pressure Ulcers. Principles and Techniques of Management.. Ann Intern Med. 1981;94:548. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-94-4-548_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1981;94(4_Part_1):548.
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