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Assessing Risk

Wound care is multi-faceted and the SCI team has an interprofessional approach to the assessment and management of this issue. As best practice, the team uses a validated and reliable outcome measure for determining pressure ulcer risk.
Q2. Name a scale used to assess risk of developing a pressure ulcer?
1. Braden Scale
2. Waterlow Scale
3. Spinal Cord Injury Pressure Ulcer Scale (SCIPUS)