Care recipient (cr) is laying on his her side and needs to avoid pressure sores

Try: Get at least 4 pillows include one of those long body pillows and place them between the knees ankles under the arms and behind the back when cr is laid on his her side

Materials: 3 regular sized pillows 1 body pillow

Categories: Sage, Topic, Medical Physical, Mobility, Needs Some Assistance, Needs Much Assistance, Immobile

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References: Compassionate community care 2009 best practice caring for the bed bound client available at

Keywords: Bedbound pressure sores repositioning

*This information is listed as a Tip and is not explicitly medically licensed

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