Pressure Drop: An LPN’s Role in Pressure Injury Research – CARE Magazine


An Edmonton LPN’s curiosity makes her a perfect fit for technology-driven research into pressure injury prevention and education in the Fall 2018 feature story in CARE magazine.

“It’s a high stakes area that is rife for research, as questions swirl around the most effective protocols for turning and educating patients.”


  • Editorial: Misinformation and your practice.
  • Parent advocates’ power of compassion.
  • Connect Care to improve case management: Communication.
  • How dementia impacts Canadians.
  • Cannabis risk and work obligations for LPNs.
  • Are you a double-duty caregiver?
  • The implementation of an Early Warning Scoring Test for Alberta Children’s Hospital.
  • The Operations Room: News for CLPNA members.

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CARE magazine shares healthcare news for Alberta’s Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) from nursing practice, regulation, interprofessional collaboration, provincial and national nursing news.

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