Key Takeaways

Key Takeaways: New to the Guideline for the Prevention of Pressure Injury

Publish Date: June 22, 2022

New: Skin perfusion may be assessed by using long-wave infrared thermography from the Guideline for the Prevention of Pressure Injury

Explanation: Thermography is a non-contact, noninvasive method for measuring temperature differences between adjacent and injured skin by creating a two-dimensional image that demonstrates warm tissue, which is well perfused, or cold tissue, which is not. 7.4.2

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