J Tissue Viability 2021 Feb 29;30(1):102-107. Epub 2020 Dec 29.
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Aim: To describe the skin areas most often affected by intertrigo, the clinical severity and duration of intertrigo and possible risk factors.
Materials And Methods: Secondary analysis of data from 2013 to 2016 collected by the International Prevalence Measurement of Care Quality in Dutch hospitals, care homes and community care.
Results: In total, n = 7865 (mean age 80. Read More