Published on in Vol 3, No 1 (2015): Jan-Mar

On-Admission Pressure Ulcer Prediction Using the Nursing Needs Score

On-Admission Pressure Ulcer Prediction Using the Nursing Needs Score

On-Admission Pressure Ulcer Prediction Using the Nursing Needs Score

Yoko Nakamura 1*, MD;  A. Ammar Ghaibeh 1*, PhD;  Yoko Setoguchi 1, RN,MBA;  Kazue Mitani 2, RN, CWOCN;  Yoshiro Abe 3, MD, PhD;  Ichiro Hashimoto 3, MD, PhD;  Hiroki Moriguchi 1, MD, PhD

1 Department of Medical Informatics, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima , JP

2 Department of Nursing , Tokushima University Hospital, Tokushima , JP

3 Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima , JP

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Yoko Nakamura, MD
  • Department of Medical Informatics
  • Institute of Health Biosciences
  • The University of Tokushima Graduate School
  • Kuramoto
  • 3-18-15
  • Tokushima
  • JP
  • Phone: 81 886339178
  • Email: yokotamu19@gmail.com