• Areas of Concern heading
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  • Areas of concern Neurogenic Bladder link
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  • Areas of concern Pressure Ulser link
  • Areas of concern Respiratory complications link
  • Health promotion and maintenance link
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Pressure Ulcers

Areas at Risk

Pressure Ulcer areas at risk

Reproduced with permission from the Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) Consortium for Spinal Cord Medicine Clinical Practice Guidelines “Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Treatment Following Spinal Cord Injury: A Clinical Practice Guideline for Health-Care Professionals” Washington, DC: © 2000 Paralyzed Veterans of America.

Copies of the PVA’s Guidelines are available at www.pva.org or through the PVA Distribution Centre (toll free 888-860-7244).