Stage 1

  1. 0 Would you consider red, warm boggy heels a stage one IF they were blanchable?
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    Joined Mar '12; Posts: 13.

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  4. Visit  Talino} profile page
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    All clinical texts describes it to be non-blanchable.
  5. Visit  SRK77} profile page
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    Keep observing, sounds like the beginning of a suspected deep tissue injury.
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    Thanks for the replies. I received two different answers...One person said if it's blanchable, by definition it is not a stage 1, the other said that because they are boggy that we don't know how much damage is done and to code as a stage 1....ughhh


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