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EPUAP 2017

Written by Michael Clark July 12th 2017

The 2017 Annual Meeting of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel.
The conference will take place in Belfast, Northern Ireland between 20 - 22 September 2017.

The conference theme is:

One Voice for Pressure Ulcer Prevention and Treatment
Challenges and Opportunities for Practice, Research and Education


  • Debate about pressure ulcer terminology and classification
  • Basic pressure ulcer research
  • Update about the guideline implementation
  • Patient involvement in pressure ulcer practice, research, guideline development
  • Core outcome measures and measurement instruments for pressure ulcer research
  • Pressure ulcer health economic research and guidelines to perform these studies
  • Quality improvement projects
  • Wound monitoring and documenting
  • Crossing the hospital-community interface

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