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Pressure Ulcer Point Prevalence Surveys (PUPPS)

In 2003, the Victorian Quality Council conducted the first state-wide survey of the prevalence of pressure ulcers within Victoria’s acute and subacute health services. The VQC conducted another survey in 2004 (PUPPS2) and then handed over to the department who produced the PUPPS 3 report in 2006.
Recommendations from the PUPPS Reports have led to:

The three PUPPS reports are available here:

Downloads

Adobe Acrobat icon State-wide PUPPS 3 report 2006 (754kb, pdf)

Adobe Acrobat icon State-wide PUPPS 2 report 2004 (2160kb, pdf)
(Available from the Victorian Quality Council website)

Adobe Acrobat icon State-wide PUPPS 1 Report 2003 (1440kb, pdf)
(Available from the Victorian Quality Council website)

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Last updated: 13 July, 2009
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