Pressure Ulcer & Wounds Reporting

Our work exploring Pressure Ulcer and Wounds Reporting in England and funded by the TVS are now published and freely available. Click the links below to download a copy of the reports in pdf format…


Pressure Ulcer and Wounds Reporting in NHS Hospitals in England Part 1: Audit of Monitoring Systems, Smith I, Nixon J, Brown S, Wilson L and Coleman S


Pressure Ulcer and Wounds Reporting in NHS Hospitals in England Part 2: Survey of Monitoring Systems Coleman S, Smith I, Nixon J, Wilson L and Brown S


Preventing pressure ulcers – new quick guide from NICE and SCIE 

Pressure ulcers can be serious and lead to life-threatening complications, such as blood poisoning and gangrene. A new quick guide from NICE and SCIE helps registered care managers and other health and care professionals to understand why some people are particularly likely to develop pressure ulcers and offers practical advice on how they can help to prevent them developing in people who have been assessed as at risk. You can access the quick guide here…

Helping to prevent pressure ulcers: a quick guide for managers of registered care homes