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Daily Skin Inspections
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Most people with SCI learn to make skin inspections part of their daily routine, usually before they get dressed in the morning. You can use a long-handled mirror to do it yourself or have a family member make a visual check of the areas where pressure sores are likely to develop: tailbone, buttocks, hips, heels and elbows.