FEATURES: ORIGINAL INVESTIGATIONA Pilot Study Providing Evidence for the Validity of a New Tool to Improve Assignment of National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel Stage to Pressure UlcersYoung, Daniel L. PT, DPT; Estocado, Nancy BS, PT, CWS; Landers, Merrill R. PT, DPT, OCS; Black, Joyce PhD, RNAuthor Information Daniel L. Young, PT, DPT, is Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, School of Allied Health Sciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Nancy Estocado, BS, PT, CWS, is Program Supervisor/Rehab Therapy, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Las Vegas, Nevada. Merrill R. Landers, PT, DPT, OCS, is Associate Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, School of Allied Health Sciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Joyce Black, PhD, RN, is Associate Professor, College of Nursing-Omaha Division, University of Nebraska Medical Center. Submitted February 23, 2010; accepted in revised form October 27, 2010. Advances in Skin & Wound Care: April 2011 - Volume 24 - Issue 4 - p 168-175 doi: 10.1097/01.ASW.0000396304.90710.ea Buy Metrics In Brief The authors introduce the N.E. One Can Stage tool and present evidence for its validity and reliability. © 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.