*European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP) in 1998
*CARE- Science and Practise (Has now become the TVS Journal)
March 1988 Vol 6 No.1 - The Waterlow card for the prevention
and management of pressure sores: towards a pocket policy.
*Nursing Times June 22 1988 Vol 84 No.25
- Prevention is cheaper than cure.
*Professional Nurse February 1991 - A policy
that protects - The Waterlow pressure sore prevention/treatment
*Nursing Times March 15 1995 Vol 9 No.11 -
Recording risk factors - Nurses are responsible for identifying
a patient at risk of pressure sores.
*Care of the Critically Ill May/June 1995
Vol 11 No.3 - Pressure sores and their management - Risk
assessment in the Intensive Care Area.
*Nursing Times July 17 1996 Vol 92 No.29 - Pressure sore
assessments - Uses and limitations of standard pressure
sore classification and risk assessment systems.
*British Journal of Theatre Nursing October
1996 Vol 6 No.7 - Operating Table. The root cause of many
pressure sores - Looking at the operating theatre environment
as a precursor of pressure sore development.
*British Journal of Community Health Nursing 1997 Vol 2
No.2 - Practical use of the Waterlow Tool in the Community.
*Paediatric Nursing July 1997 Vol 9 No.6 - Pressure sore
risk assessment in Children - a multi-centred study involving
300 children looking at the possibility of developing a
risk assessment tool similar to the adult Waterlow card.
*Paediatric Nursing May 1998 Vol 10 No.4-
Pressure sores in children: Risk assessment - the need for
risk assessment and documentation is discussed.
*Nursing Times February 18 1998 Vol 94 No.7
- the history and use of the Waterlow card - explanation
of the background and the development of the Waterlow Card
and outlines its current use in all areas of care.
*Claire Martin - NT Plus (with Nursing Times)Sep.7th
2000 Vol 96 No.36 - A pressure damage prevention strategy.
*Journal of Wound Care Oct 2000 Vol 9 page
420 protecting the skin against urine and faeces.
*Nursing Times 2002 Vol 98 - The skin
in 3 parts Nos 25, 26 & 27.
*Nursing Times 2005 Vol 101 No 11 - Identifying the
characteristics of children with pressure ulcers.