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Pressure RElieving Support SUrfaces: a Randomised Evaluation 2 (PRESSURE 2) photographic validation sub-study: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

  • Elizabeth McGinnis1, 3Email authorView ORCID ID profile,
  • Sarah Brown1,
  • Howard Collier1,
  • Phil Faulks2,
  • Rachael Gilberts1,
  • Clare Greenwood3,
  • Valerie Henderson8,
  • Delia Muir1,
  • Andrea Nelson5,
  • Jane Nixon1,
  • Isabelle Smith1,
  • Nikki Stubbs4,
  • Kay Walker7,
  • Lyn Wilson1, 6 and
  • Susanne Coleman1

Received: 28 November 2016

Accepted: 6 February 2017

Published: 20 March 2017

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Original Submission
28 Nov 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
29 Jan 2017 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Zena Moore
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
6 Feb 2017 Editorially accepted
20 Mar 2017 Article published 10.1186/s13063-017-1851-5

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Authors’ Affiliations

Clinical Trials Research Unit, Leeds Institute of Clinical Trials Research, University of Leeds
Medical Teaching Centre, University of Leeds
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust St Marys Hospital
School of Healthcare, University of Leeds
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Pressure Ulcer Research Service User Network
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust