Why do we bother grading pressure ulcers?

Jacqui Fletcher, Karen Ousey, Michael Clark, Claire James

Research output: Contribution to journalShort surveypeer-review

5 Citations (Scopus)


The use of grading tools for the description of the severity of pressure ulcers has been described for several decades. However, since their first use, many authors have identified considerable shortcomings with them, which have not improved significantly despite an increasing number of systems being available.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)109-111
Number of pages3
JournalWounds UK
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2011


Dive into the research topics of 'Why do we bother grading pressure ulcers?'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this