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Skin creams and lotions

BMJ Group Medical Reference

We don't know if using skin creams or lotions can help prevent pressure sores. There hasn't been enough good-quality research to say. [20] [21] But experts recommend that you don't use skin creams or lotions.

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Last Updated: March 13, 2013
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