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 October 2020
The TVS are organising their very first Webinar to share those successes and explore the challenges faced by clinicians from an academic and practical perspective.
The event will be of value to all nursing and Allied Health Professional Groups in addition to patients and carers wanting to understand how the guidelines can support good seating and posture and aid the prevention of skin damage related to all things seating.
Date: Thursday 12 November
Duration: 1 hour
Format: Live Webinar with Q&A session and stream to FaceBook Live
This webinar is FREE to attend. To find out more and book your place, please click here