Understanding the risk of pressure ulcers when sitting in adults – What does it mean for me and my carers?
“At a Glance” Seating Guidelines for people, carers, health and social care professionals
The aim of this guide is to provide up to date information regarding the risk of developing a pressure ulcer through sitting for long periods of time.
The TVS Seating Guidelines published within the Journal of Tissue Viability (JTV) are available to view online by clicking the links below:-
Update August 2019
You are invited as a professional or member of the public with an interest in wound care to complete a short anonymous survey which should take no more than 10 minutes to complete. The aim of this survey is to evaluate the impact the seating guidelines have had on your local policy, practice and patient/service user outcomes.
Click here to access the survey
Results and findings will be published in a wound healing journal in early 2020.