Useful links

NICE Pressure Ulcer pathway ( )

This guideline covers risk assessment, prevention and treatment in children, young people and adults at risk of, or who have, a pressure ulcer (also known as a bedsore or pressure sore).

Wound Care Alliance UK )

The Wound Care Alliance UK (WCAUK) is a charity with the remit of supporting the delivery of well-informed high quality care by clinicians well versed in the principles of best practices in all aspects of Tissue Viability.

Tissue Viability Society ( )

The mission of the TVS to disseminate information, promote research and increase awareness of all aspects of good clinical practice in wound prevention and management.

European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel )

An organisation which provides European research, education and advocacy for pressure ulcer prevention and treatment. Contributor to international guidelines on the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers.