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National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) changes name to National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel (NPIAP)

National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) is pleased to announce that it has changed its name to the National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel (NPIAP). The new name reflects the future direction of the organization and a reaffirming of their commitment to adopt the internationally preferred term, pressure injury, in place of pressure ulcer.

The mission of the National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel (NPIAP) is to provide inter-professional leadership to improve patient outcomes in pressure injury prevention and management through education, public policy and research.

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