- Risk factors for pressure ulcers in acute care hospitalsMary D Fogerty
Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37212 1750, USA
Wound Repair Regen 16:11-8. 2008..Disorders of skin integrity, organ system failure, and infection were found to be broad categories of risk factors as well. Using the NIS, risk factors for pressure ulcer including diagnoses and demographic factors have been identified...
- African Americans show increased risk for pressure ulcers: a retrospective analysis of acute care hospitals in AmericaMary Fogerty
Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1211 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
Wound Repair Regen 17:678-84. 2009..Socioeconomic factors tracked within the Nationwide Inpatient Sample do not provide an explanation for this phenomenon...
- Effect of preinjury statin use on mortality and septic shock in elderly burn patientsMary D Fogerty
Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
J Trauma 69:99-103. 2010..This has been ascribed to the pleiotropic, anti-inflammatory effects of HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors. This association has not been investigated in burn victims...