Decubitus Ulcers (Pressure Sores)
The development of a decubitus ulcer or pressure sore is one of the greatest preventable complications for the spinal paralytic. A single indiscretion in care can lead to persistent or repeated ulceration with resultant hospitalization, loss of independence, and complete disruption of any social adjustment.
KeywordsDecubitus Ulcer Ischial Tuberosity Bony Prominence Rotation Flap Split Skin Graft
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