pressure ulcers

prevention is better than cure.

pressure ulcers

prevention is better than cure.

pressure ulcers

prevention is better than cure.

Who is Behind the Your Turn Campaign?

The Your Turn Campaign is currently being voluntarily funded by a group of members of the BHTA (British Health Trade Association) who are involved in the supply of equipment used for pressure ulcer care and associated skin injuries.

From its launch in 2006 the campaign has been run with the objective assistance of the Tissue Viability Society and The Wound Care Society.

The Founding Supporting members for the Campaign are:



At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve daily lives for millions of people.  We develop ingenious solutions in diverse markets. Science is at the heart of everything we do, including application of clever technologies which help healthcare providers optimise patient safety and improve the cost effectiveness and outcomes of care.


The British Health Trades Association (BHTA) is the UK's oldest and largest healthcare association (founded in 1917).


Frontier Therapeutics Ltd
Repose is a range of pressure redistributing surfaces produced by Frontier Therapeutics Ltd offering a unique combination of portability, economy & clinical effectiveness.



Hill-Rom provides health care facilities worldwide with integrated care process and environment solutions that help care givers deliver effective and efficient care to their patients in acute, long term, and home care environments. 



 Linet UK

LINET is a major European manufacturer of Hospital beds and dynamic mattresses. The company’s portfolio includes solutions designed for intensive care, products for regular in-bed treatment and also special beds for nursing homes and long-term care facilities. The LINET range also includes a wide range of accessories such static mattresses, mobile equipment, healthcare furniture, etc.



APEX Medical provides advanced pressure area care mattresses, electric profiling beds and moving and handling equipment to the Acute and Community sectors.

We believe that good quality reliable products should be available to all care settings. We have a wide range of competitively priced products specially designed for the care home and community market place.

APEX offers one of the most advanced decontamination services in Europe, and can service and test all makes of pressure area care and moving and handling equipment.

APEX also offer fully accredited clinical and product training to all our customers and end users.


Essential Healthcare

Essential Healthcare Solutions are a leading specialist medical equipment and service provider whose mission is to raise the standard of care. With our innovative high quality products, our experience and knowledge of working as a trusted provider to care homes, local authorities and the NHS – we believe we can make a positive impact to the quality of life for people living with health challenges.



Aspen Medical Europe Ltd - a Hill-Rom company

Aspen provides a comprehensive and cost-effective range of innovative dressings for the management of acute and chronic wounds.
Sorbaderm No-Sting Barrier Film and Sorbaderm Barrier Cream are long lasting, film forming waterproof barriers which provide effective and gentle protection free from oil, fragrance, latex and alcohol.
Sorbaderm provides a protective layer between the skin and sources of moisture (e.g. bodily waste and fluids), pressure and friction.
Sorbaderm Barrier Cream also moisturises the skin for improved skin integrity.