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Soaker Pads for Residents in Long Term Care: Clinical Evidence and Guidelines

Last updated: November 14, 2017
Project Number: RB1160-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding disposable soaking pads and skin breakdown for residents in long term care facilities?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding disposable soaking pads for residents in long term care facilities?

Key Message

One evidence-based guideline was identified regarding the use of soaker pads for residents in long term care.