Avoiding deep tissue injuries on heel
Author and researcher Dr. Rhonda Sullivan shares her research on how to avoid deep tissue injuries on heels and treating them. She also talks about how heel pressure injuries impact the patients' and caregivers' quality of life.
Dr. Rhonda Sullivan is a published author, researcher, and a national speaker on wound care matters with a particular focus on deep tissue pressure injury and pressure injury prevention and management.
She is currently employed as a Quality and Safety Clinical Specialist with Mölnlycke. In this role, she serves as clinical support to healthcare organisations seeking to improve patient outcomes by facilitating best practice in the prevention of hospital-acquired pressure injuries, caregiver injury, and neurodevelopmental injuries in neonates.
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