Investigator: Odette Hammond, RNET
Facility: Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA
Patient Code: #00305573
Date of Case Study: 2/1/88 - 2/4/88
The patient is an 81 year old female admitted to an acute care facility with multiple decubiti and debilitation. This patient had 8-10 loose stools in 24 hours. Severe, painful excoriation occurred involving an area of the perineum measuring 8 x 10 inches. Calmoseptine Ointment was applied twice daily and 3 days later the area was healed to a small remaining pink area 1 x 3 inches.