These Clinical Practice Guidelines summarise where organisations have updated their pressure injury/ulcer (PI/U) prevention guidelines to include using SEM assessment technology to assist healthcare practitioners in preventing PI/Us.
When assessing darkly pigmented skin, “…. consider assessment of skin temperature and sub-epidermal moisture as important adjunct assessment strategies.”
Recommendation 2.7 (https://www. internationalguideline.com/)
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