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Table 1 Clinical questions

From: The prevention of pressure injuries in the positioning and mobilization of patients in the ICU: a good clinical practice document by the Italian Society of Anesthesia, Analgesia, Resuscitation and Intensive Care (SIAARTI)

• What are the risks associated with obligatory positioning and therapeutic positions?

• What interventions are effective in preventing pressure injuries?

• Which instrument is most appropriate for screening for pressure injuries in the ICU?

• What cost-effectiveness evidence is available for preventive interventions relating to ICU positioning?