Dermatology

  • Mark H. Ebell
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Keywords

Pressure Ulcer Pressure Sore Pretest Probability Clinical Prediction Rule Nursing Home Population 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mark H. Ebell
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  1. 1.Department of Family MedicineMichigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA

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