Clinical posters

Browse the abstracts for the clinical posters from the Society of Tissue Viability 2023 Conference

Click on each speaker name to see their bio and abstract.


The 3 P’s when prescribing Medical Grade Silicone Gel; Pressure, Posture and Positioning

Danielle Base, Specialist Occupational Therapist and Moving and Handling Practitioner, Pearce Brothers Mobility

The 3 P’s when prescribing Medical Grade Silicone Gel; Pressure, Posture and Positioning

Vicky Cattell, Plastic Surgery Clinical Nurse Specialist, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

What influences inclusion of skin tone diversity when teaching skin assessment? Findings from an online survey of nurse educators in practice and universities

Dr Victoria Clemett, Adult Nursing Lecturer, King’s College London

Healthcare students’ experiences of a Collaborative Online International Learning initiative on wound care and interprofessional education: an exploratory study

Sharon Neill and Associate Professor Christina Parker, Lecturer in Nursing, Ulster University and Distinguished Educator in Gerontological Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia

Development of a Core Outcomes Set (COS) for Surgical Wounds Healing by Secondary Intention (SWHSI)

Dr Misha Sidapra, Clinical Research Fellow and NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow, Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

When is a pressure ulcer not a pressure ulcer? Complexities associated with identifying aetiology of DTI (deep tissue injury) following trauma

Carole Young, Independent Tissue Viability Nurse Consultant and Associate Lecturer, Anglia Ruskin University

Quality Improvement

Quality Improvement through dressings optimisation

Elaine Flaherty and Joe Montgomery, Clinical Lead Tissue Viability, North East London Foundation Trust (ELFT) and Customer Services Lead, Accelerate Click!

Repetition Reinforce Revisit: Effective project management of a human factors centred simplified MASD, MDRPU and pressure ulcer prevention protocol

Robert Gannon, Nurse Consultant for Wound Care, Royal Papworth Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge

The Utility of Intelligent Digital Dashboards in Evaluating the Impact of Sub-Epidermal Moisture (SEM) Assessments on Clinical Decision to Improve Service Delivery in PU Prevention

Callum Housley, Senior Product Manager, Bruin Biometrics LLC

Investing to inspire – leading in wound care

Vennessa Lee, Tissue Viability Nurse, HCA

An innovative multi-professional MSc programme in advancing practice in peripheral vascular disease

Jayne Robbie, Senior Lecturer in Diabetes Care and Specialist Podiatrist, Birmingham City University and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust

Case study

The Skin Scaffold

Lara Kilbourne, Burns and Plastics Specialist Nurse, Leicester Royal Infirmary

Hopelessness, to healing and hope: How a simple, wearable 12-day electrical stimulation (EST) device* provided hope and independence for a patient with a hard-to-heal venous leg ulcer (VLU), present for 25 years despite following gold standard practice

Karen LayFlurrie, Clinical Lead Leg Ulcer Services; HertsOne and Central London Community Healthcare Trust (CLCH)

The evaluation of PHMB foam dressings on complex diabetic wounds


The use of PHMB foam dressings on Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Donna Welch, Podiatry Operations Manager and Professional Lead. City Health Care Partnership