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Pressure Ulcer Prevention Get help

Welcome to the pressure ulcer prevention Nursing Times Learning unit.

This unit is one of many online courses for nurses available from Nursing Times Learning.

It will teach you:
  • To describe factors that increase a patient’s risk of developing pressure ulcers
  • How to undertake a pressure ulcer risk and skin assessment
  • A variety of techniques that can be used to minimise a patient’s risk of pressure ulcer development
  • How different pressure-relieving/reducing equipment can help to prevent the development of pressure ulcers
  • How ongoing pressure ulcer prevention should be addressed when transferring or discharging at risk patient’s
  • To identify causes and the classifications of pressure ulcers

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