T Defloor

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi [Less frequent turning intervals and yet less pressure ulcers]
    T Defloor
    Sociale gezondheidswetenschap, afdeling Verplegingswetenschap, Vakgroep Maatschappelijke Gezondheidkunde, Universiteit Gent, Belgie
    Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 32:174-7. 2001
  2. ncbi Sitting posture and prevention of pressure ulcers
    T Defloor
    University of Gent, Belgium
    Appl Nurs Res 12:136-42. 1999
  3. ncbi The effect of position and mattress on interface pressure
    T Defloor
    University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Appl Nurs Res 13:2-11. 2000
  4. ncbi Preventing pressure ulcers: an evaluation of four operating-table mattresses
    T Defloor
    Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Appl Nurs Res 13:134-41. 2000
  5. doi Multi-stage versus single-stage inflation and deflation cycle for alternating low pressure air mattresses to prevent pressure ulcers in hospitalised patients: a randomised-controlled clinical trial
    L Demarré
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:416-26. 2012

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi [Less frequent turning intervals and yet less pressure ulcers]
    T Defloor
    Sociale gezondheidswetenschap, afdeling Verplegingswetenschap, Vakgroep Maatschappelijke Gezondheidkunde, Universiteit Gent, Belgie
    Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr 32:174-7. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi Sitting posture and prevention of pressure ulcers
    T Defloor
    University of Gent, Belgium
    Appl Nurs Res 12:136-42. 1999
    ..A thick air cushion (Repose) has the lowest maximum pressure and is significantly better than the other cushions at reducing the high pressure when slouching or sliding down...
  3. ncbi The effect of position and mattress on interface pressure
    T Defloor
    University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Appl Nurs Res 13:2-11. 2000
    ..A Tempur polyethylene-urethane mattress reduces interface pressures by 20 to 30% in comparison to a standard hospital mattress (12-cm-thick cold foam)...
  4. ncbi Preventing pressure ulcers: an evaluation of four operating-table mattresses
    T Defloor
    Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Appl Nurs Res 13:134-41. 2000
    ..001); but none of the mattresses reduce pressure sufficiently to prevent the occurrence of pressure ulcers...
  5. doi Multi-stage versus single-stage inflation and deflation cycle for alternating low pressure air mattresses to prevent pressure ulcers in hospitalised patients: a randomised-controlled clinical trial
    L Demarré
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:416-26. 2012
    ..Evidence about the effectiveness of this type of mattress in clinical practice is lacking...