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Cynthia Anne Connolly
Faculty

Cynthia Anne Connolly

Rosemarie B. Greco Term Endowed Associate Professorship in Advocacy
Catherine C. McDonald
Faculty

Catherine C. McDonald

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Kirsten A. Hickerson
Faculty

Kirsten A. Hickerson

Practice Assistant Professor
Alicia Kachmar
Students

Alicia Kachmar

Doctoral

News:

Risk Assessment Tool Can Now Better Predict Pressure Injuries in Children

Pressure-related skin injuries, a nurse-sensitive quality indicator in hospitals, are associated with increased morbidity and higher costs of care. There’s been much attention focused on hospital-acquired pressure injuries (HAPI) in the adult population. However, while preventable, immobility-related and medical device-related pressure injuries (MDPI) also occur in hospitalized infants and children.