Factors Protecting Against Pressure Injuries in Medically Underserved Adults With Spinal Cord Injury: A Qualitative Study
作者: Alix G. SleightAlison M. CoganValerie A. HillElizabeth A. PyatakJesus DíazLucía I. FloríndezJeanine BlanchardCheryl VigenSusan L. GarberFlorence A. Clark
刊名: Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, 2019, Vol.25 (1), pp.31-40
来源数据库: Thomas Land Publishers
DOI: 10.1310/sci2501-31
关键词: Occupational therapyPressure injuriesSpinal cord injury
原始语种摘要: Background: Pressure injuries negatively impact quality of life and participation for individuals with spinal cord injury (SCI). Objective: To examine the factors that may protect against the development of medically serious pressure injuries in adults with SCI. Methods: A qualitative analysis was conducted using treatment notes regarding 50 socioeconomically disadvantaged individuals who did not develop medically serious pressure injuries during a 12-month pressure injury prevention intervention program. Results: Eight types of potentially protective factors were identified: meaningful activity, motivation to prevent negative health outcomes, stability/resources, equipment, communication and self-advocacy skills, personal traits, physical factors, and behaviors/activities. Conclusions:...
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  • develop 发展
  • resources 资源
  • equipment 设备
  • sustainable 能保持一定速度的
  • inherent 固有的
  • disadvantaged 生活条件差
  • participation 参与
  • housing 外壳
  • personal 个人
  • necessary 必要的