The MicroPUPP Trial

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Project Details

A Randomised Controlled Trial (RCT) comparing prophylactic dressings versus standard care in acute care to manage the microclimate, prevent pressure injury and reduce costs.


  • McGuiness, W.
  • Miller, C.
  • Kapp, S.
  • Puyk, K
  • Housiaex, D


  • La Trobe University
  • Alfred Health

Research Group

Chronic Disease and Care across the lifespan

Faculty Research Themes

Infection and Immunology

School Research Themes

Recovery and Rehabilitation Across the Lifespan

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Department / Centre


Unit / Centre

Chronic Disease and Care across the lifespan