Raising Awareness for Pressure Injury Prevention

November is Pressure Injury Prevention Month.


As part of the WoundSource Practice Accelerator series, we are offering you this educational portal into a variety of topics related to pressure injury prevention and assessment.


Please scroll below to choose your learning experience and please share this page with your social network and colleagues. Expanded awareness leads to better prevention and care!

Download the White Paper

A Clinical Guide to Pressure Injury Risk Assessment & Prevention


´╗┐By Cheryl A. Carver, LPN, WCC, CWCA, CWCP, DAPWCA, FACCWS, CLTC

Register for the Webinar

Seven Strategies for Pressure Ulcer/Injury Prevention


´╗┐Presented by Diane Krasner, PhD, RN, FAAN

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November 30th | 2PM EST

Read This Month's Featured Blogs

Six Steps to Preventing Pressure Ulcers/Injuries

Pressure Ulcer/Injury Prevention: Assessing Risk Factors

3 Common Patient Challenges Associated with Pressure Ulcers/Injuries

The Building Blocks of Pressure Ulcer/Injury Treatment

Terms to Know: Pressure Injuries


Stage 1 Pressure Injury: Non-blanchable erythema of intact skin

Stage 2 Pressure Injury: Partial-thickness skin loss with exposed dermis

Stage 3 Pressure Injury: Full-thickness skin loss

Stage 4 Pressure Injury: Full-thickness skin and tissue loss

Unstageable Pressure Injury: Obscured full-thickness skin and tissue loss

Deep Tissue Pressure Injury: Persistent non-blanchable deep red, maroon or purple discoloration

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