It is important for any healthcare professional to understand the early signs of pressure ulcer development and/or risk factors associated to ensure a robust prevention plan is put into place/implemented.

As our future workforce, it is important for pressure ulcer prevention to be embedded in practice so that it becomes part of every day patient care.

Student nurses and any other healthcare professional need to understand the importance of risk assessment and how that links to care planning. There needs to be an early understanding of the tools available and how to complete.

Student Nurse Conference

Student S SKIN

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