Visual Feedback of Continuous Bedside Pressure Mapping to ...

May 01, 2014 · Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of a new bedside pressure mapping technology for patient repositioning in a long-term acute care hospital. Approach: Bedside caregivers repositioned patients to the best of their abilities, using pillows and positioning aids without the visual feedback from a continuous bedside pressure mapping (CBPM) system. . Once positioned, caregivers were shown the ...Cited by: 11…

A Continuous Bedside Pressure Mapping System for ...

Dec 01, 2013 · As part of this effort, the authors’ hospital piloted a program specifically for the MICU because of the unit’s higher rate of hospital-acquired pressure ulcers. The technology chosen was an innovative continuous bedside pressure mapping system (CBPM) designed to provide real-time imaging of the patient on the support surface.…

The M.A.P System

The M.A.P System is the first ever, Continuous Bedside Pressure Mapping System (CBPM). Used seamlessly on any existing bed, M.A.P allows caregivers to place and position patients using actual pressure distribution data. The M.A.P System provides instant feedback to guide caregivers through off-loading pressure accurately.…