2013 Reeve Foundation Gift Guide
Scentsy Candle Warmers
AAHD NewsletterThe American Association on Health and Disability published this Spring 2004 article, "Preventing Pressure Sores," in their Health and Disability Newsletter.
American Academy of Developmental Medicine and DentistryThe AADMD is a non-profit organization of physicians and dentists whose mission is to work together as clinicians, educators, and advocates, to improve the overall health of children and adults with developmental disabilities.
American Dental AssociationADA provides tips for people with special needs
decubitus.orgNational Decubitus Foundation
emedicine.comeMedicine: Decubitus Ulcers
findarticles.comGale Encyclopedia of Medicine: Bedsores
familydoctor.orgFamily Doctor.org's Pressure Sores
MedlinePlusStart here with 750 topics on conditions, diseases and wellness. MedlinePlus will direct you to information to help answer health questions. MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.
merck.comMerck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy: Pressure Sores
KCIKinetic Concepts Inc. (KCI) offers a "Wound Management Reference Guide."
National Library of Medicine (NLM)Offers deep resources on numerous medical conditions.
National Foundation of Dentistry for the HandicappedThe website has the most current information available about NFDH and the many resources available for people with special needs.
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial ResearchHas booklets that can be ordered or viewed as a PDF file on dental care for people with special needs. Including oral care for people with CP, a guide to wheelchair transfers in dental settings, a booklet for caregivers on oral health.
npuap.orgNPUAP stands for National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel. Visit their website to learn about some of the panel's latest research and recommendations.
spinalcord.orgHere is the National Spinal Cord Injury Association's fact sheet on skin care.
spinalinjury.netSpinal Injury.net's Pressure Sores
SCI-Info Pages: Skin CareFrom the SCI-Info-Pages: Spinal Cord Injury: Skin and Pressure Sores Synopsis
Special Care Dentistry AssociationComprised of dental health professionals whose mission is to promote the oral health of special needs patients.
travisroyfoundation.orgTravis Roy Foundation: Pressure Sores
VAC TherapyVacuum Assisted Closure (VAC) Therapy: An Advanced System for Wound Healing.
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