Patient information

Welcome to the Patient Information Center. This page is aimed to provide a patient, family member or caregiver with useful resources on pressure injuries and the equipment used to help prevent or treat them.

Relevant links to other sites which may provide further information are also provided.

EPUAP – European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel http://www.epuap.org

NPUAP – National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel http://www.npuap.org

National Institute of Clinical Excellence - http://www.nice.org.uk

EWMA – European Wound Management Association http://www.ewma.org

Department of Health http://www.dh.gov.uk

Tissue Viability Nursing Association http://www.tvs.org.uk

The ‘Your Turn’ campaign http://www.your-turn.org.uk