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Risk Factors for Bedsores

List of Risk Factors for Bedsores

The list of risk factors mentioned for Bedsores in various sources includes:

  • Wheelchair patients
  • Bed rest
  • Bedridden patients

Risks factors for Bedsores: medical news summaries:

The following medical news items are relevant to risk factors for Bedsores:

About risk factors:

Risk factors for Bedsores are factors that do not seem to be a direct cause of the disease, but seem to be associated in some way. Having a risk factor for Bedsores makes the chances of getting a condition higher but does not always lead to Bedsores. Also, the absence of any risk factors or having a protective factor does not necessarily guard you against getting Bedsores. For general information and a list of risk factors, see the risk center.


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