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Reduce Pressure Injuries When Prone Positioning COVID-19 Patients With ARDS

By Carole Jakucs, MSN, RN, PHN, CDCES

As the COVID-19 pandemic endures, there is an increased awareness of the practice of placing patients in prone positioning versus supine positioning. Prone positioning is important when patients are experiencing acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), which is a risk for those who have the virus. Prone therapy is not new, however. “Critical-care nurses have known […]

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