Why complete this survey?

Prevention of pressure ulcers is of great importance due to serious patient consequences. This survey will be used to help gain an understanding of critical care nurses opinions on an important area of practice to help inform where to focus future research and attention across the UK.

* 1. What is the name of your Trust

* 2. What is the name of your Hospital?

* 3. What is the name of your critical care unit?

* 4. What specialities do you care for on your unit?

* 6. Have you made any adaptions to the original published assessment tool?

* 7. Please comment on the usefulness of the assessment tool you use.

* 8. Please comment on any difficulties with the assessment tool you use.

* 9. How long have you have used the assessment tool for?

* 10. What is your unit standard for the initial pressure ulcer risk assessment following admission? (Choose the nearest)

* 11. What is your unit standard for pressure ulcer risk assessment frequently after initial assessment?

* 12. Do you feel future research to inform pressure ulcer assessment is required?

* 13. What would be useful research to inform pressure ulcer prevention in the future?

* 14. Would your unit be interested in participating in pressure ulcer assessment or pressure ulcer prevention research?

* 15. If interested in participating in research what is your name?

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