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Optimal Patient Turning for Reducing Hospital Acquired Pressure Ulcers

The purpose of this study is to test whether optimal patient turning, strictly every 2 hours with at least 15 minutes of tissue decompression, reduces the occurrence of hospital acquired pressure ulcers.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Stanford University

Collaborator: Leaf Healthcare, Inc.

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Other: Optimal Turning
  • Other: Standard Care Practices
  • Other: Patient Sensor




Inclusion Criteria:

   - Adults (>18 years of age)

   - Admission to Intensive Care Unit

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Children (<18 years of age)

   - Adhesive allergy

   - Physical limitation for sensor application

Ages Eligible for Study

18 Years - N/A

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
David Pickham, PhD
Not Recruiting