2021 Desert Foot Virtual Conference

Desert Foot Virtual Multi-Disciplinary Limb Salvage and Wound Care Conference…

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FREE SAMPLE – THE GOLD STANDARD IN TOTAL CONTACT CASTING

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Wound Healing Gets a Boost from 3D Printed Platelet-Rich Plasma

Researchers from RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences report…

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3 Steps For Turning Wound Care Into Staff Inspiration

Staffing was a challenge in skilled nursing care prior to…

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ZZ Biotech Announces First Patients Dosed in Phase 2 Clinical Trial of 3K3A-APC for

Treatment of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ZZ Biotech, a…

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Singapore tests out ‘smart bandage’ for remote recovery

SINGAPORE – Researchers in Singapore have developed a smart bandage…

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Stem cell memories may drive wound repair, and also chronic disease

A trifling paper cut is a site of frenzied activity.…

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Novel Plasma Gas-Based Strategy Kills Resistant Bacteria, COVID-19 Virus

A novel, antibiotic-free strategy for fighting antimicrobial-resistant bacteria using cold…

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A Comparative Study of Efficacy of Povidone Iodine Versus Super Oxidized Solution in Lower Limb Ulcers

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Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Missing Evidence

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WoundSource

Diversity and Pressure Injury Prevention: Important Terms to Know

  Erythema: A result of injury or irritation that causes…

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Wound Care Search Engine

Beyond being a great source for news, Wound Care Weekly…

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Smart wound dressing provides suture-free closure of surgical incisions

It is a staple of science fiction to mock sutures…

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Research holds promise of new information about skin injuries

Biomedical engineering professor Kyle Quinn has received a four-year, $1.6…

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‘Death is a greater risk’ than amputation after diabetic foot ulcer

People with diabetes and a history of foot ulcer are…

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Frank & Lizzie Show: Episode 009, Dr. Jeffrey Lehrman and Moira Sykstus, Wound Week 2022

On this episode, Frank & Lizzie’s guests Dr. Jeffrey Lehrman…

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The role of non-medicated dressings for the management of wound infection

There is growing concern regarding the treatment of infection, caused…

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Strategies to reduce practice variation in wound assessment and management

The T.I.M.E. Clinical Decision Support Tool This document seeks to…

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Wound Management and Prevention

Development and Implementation of an Individualized Turning Program for Pressure Injury Prevention

Using Sensor Technology in Nursing Homes: A Quality Improvement ProgramA…

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Dove Press

A Review: Matrix Metallopeptidase-9 Nanoparticles Targeted for the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Diabetes foot ulcers are a leading cause of death in…

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Study shows how management of serious diabetic foot ulcers was possible during the COVID-19 lockdown

New research being presented at the European Association for the…

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WoundSource

WoundSource Upcoming Webinars

Pressure Injuries, Diabetic Foot Ulcers, and Venous Leg Ulcers: A…

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Wounds

Efficacy of Hydromechanical Therapy in Nonhealing, Chronic Wounds

as a Cost- and Clinically Effective Wound Care Modality Chronic…

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Dr. Caroline Fife

Trends in Wound Care Audits & Denials, with Dr. Caroline Fife and Dr. Helen Gelly

Last week I (Dr. Caroline Fife) enjoyed a relaxed, unscripted…

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Medical Express

Cold plasma ionised gas as new treatment for diabetic foot ulcers could also kill COVID-19 virus indoors

A new formulation developed by University of South Australia scientists…

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Wounds

The FDA’s Take on Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatments

This is fairly complex issue. There are many factors in…

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Wound Care Learning Network

Embedding Predictive Analytics Into Your Wound Care Workflow Webinar

This webinar, presented by Matt Berezo, Joshua Budman, Abbey Cooper,…

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Advances in Skin & Wound Care

Resolving Patient and Provider Concerns: Overcoming Another Year of Disruption

As 2021 comes to a close, it marks 2 full…

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iWoundsnews

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy reduces thermal wound complications and length of stay in hospitals, study finds

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) can reduce thermal wound complications, length…

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Workflow Strategy Snapshots: Fresh Focus for the New Year

Kicking off any new year allows us to pause and…

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Where Are We With Point-Of-Care Testing For PAD In Patients With Diabetes?

How reliable are our screening tools for peripheral arterial disease…

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The Human Microbiomes And How They Affect Wound Healing podcast

In this podcast, Laura Swoboda, DNP, APNP, FNP-C, CWOCN-AP, shares…

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Delayed Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Effects on Chronic Wound Therapy

Chronic wound care is challenging for the entire healthcare ecosystem,…

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Safe and effective wound healing preparation reaches Clinical Phase II

APO-2 (Aposec) is a secretome-based trial preparation derived from stressed…

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Cleveland Clinic surgeon helps draft Amputation Reduction and Compassion Act

But there is legislation moving through Congress that seeks funding…

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Chronic Venous Leg Ulcer in Klinefelter Syndrome Treated with Platelet-Rich Fibrin: A Case Report

Venous leg ulcers (VLUs) are the most common causes of…

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Malaysian Diabetics Develop Complications After Delayed Screening, Treatment

A medical doctor says the proportion of diabetes cases that…

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Lower Extremity Wounds: Differential Assessment and Management

Determining Wound Etiology: Predominant pain pattern, ulcer location, ulcer appearance,…

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Overcoming Health Inequities In Wound Care

Q: What resources do you use and/or recommend for physicians…

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DDI holds course on managing diabetic foot complications

KUWAIT: Dasman Diabetes Institute (DDI), a leading diabetes research Institute…

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Advances in Skin & Wound Care

Factors Affecting the Quality of Life of Hospitalized Persons with Chronic Foot and Lower Leg Wounds

This descriptive cross-sectional study was conducted in a university hospital wound…

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Analysis of Factors Influencing Anxiety and Depression among Hospitalized Patients with Chronic Wounds

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the prevalence of anxiety and depression among…

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Wound Care and Healing for Neonates

A study published in the Advances in Skin & Wound…

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The Burden of Wound Care

A study investigated the clinical and economic burdens of wound…

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Promoting Pressure Injury Prevention Technology

Do you remember that cartoon from the 1960s (and later…

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Pressure Injury Monitoring: Using Technology in a Time of Hospital Overcrowding

In the last 2 years, hospitals and skilled nursing facilities…

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Cellphones Help MDs Monitor Surgical Patients for Infections

The crystalline clarity with which smartphones can now capture images…

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Pressure Injury Prevention: Recognizing the Early Signs of Injury

Here’s a question for you: How long does it take…

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Gel-Based Sensor Continuously Monitors Wounds for Infection

When bacteria make their way into wounds, they literally threaten…

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Building a Pressure Injury Prevention Plan in a Low-Resource Facility

A nurse recently shared some of her experiences as a…

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Imcivree Considered for Expanded Label; Semglee Hits Shelves; Buphenyl for T2D?

The FDA accepted a priority review of a supplemental new…

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ProgenaCare Global announces effective applications of novel keratin matrix technology, ProgenaMatrix

ProgenaCare Global, formerly Cell Constructs, has developed innovative products for…

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ProgenaCare Global Announces Effective Applications Of Novel Keratin Matrix Technology, ProgenaMatrix

ATLANTA, November 17, 2021 / PRNewswire / – ProgenaCare Global,…

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In South L.A., a legacy of limbs lost to diabetes tells a larger story

Her small toe was turning purple, and the pain was…

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Paracrine Receives Full FDA Approval of Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) to Launch a

U.S. Pivotal Trial in Patients With Diabetic Foot Ulcers Paracrine,…

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Compassionate Debridement at your Fingertips®

Soft K-Cot® brush-curette is designed to be both minimally invasive…

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A Review of the Skin Failure Concept

My colleagues, Barbara Delmore PhD, RN, CWCN, MAPWCA and Jill…

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Kent Imaging named #15 on the list of “The 20 Most Promising Businesses to Watch in 2021”

Global Business Leaders magazine features Kent Imaging: Setting A New…

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Wound dressing releases silver nanoparticles when infections occur

Although silver is highly effective at killing bacteria, it can…

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American CryoStem to Study New Standardized Treatment Protocols for Wound Healing

EATONTOWN, NJ / ACCESSWIRE / November 16, 2021 / American…

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CūtisCare Increasing Awareness This National Diabetes Month To Save Limbs and Lives

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — CūtisCare, a…

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New tech wound healing

Safe and effective – wound healing preparation reaches clinical phase…

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Diabetes & Speaking In “Tongues”

I have on several occasions had the unpleasant duty of…

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Power to control bleeding Power to heal | LifeScience PLUS

LifeScience PLUS is a leader in advanced wound care technology.…

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Hymed: Facilitating Effective Wound Care

Delayed wound healing and the resulting impact to the cost…

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Africa diabetes cases to soar: WHO

Africa is set to see diabetes cases more than double…

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‘Foot Selfies’ May Improve Remote Diabetic Foot Monitoring

“Foot selfies” may be a simple solution to keeping tabs…

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Diabetic foot ulcer treatment could kill COVID-19 virus, researchers say

A new foot ulcer formulation developed by scientists at the…

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Sherlock Holmes and the case of the missing evidence

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Portfolio of hydrophilic PU foams and hydroactive nonwovens with sustainability credentials

Freudenberg Performance Materials will showcase its multi-layer material compositions of…

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DIAGNOSTIC ACCURACY OF POINT-OF-CARE FLUORESCENCE IMAGING FOR THE DETECTION OF

BACTERIAL BURDEN IN WOUNDS High bacterial load contributes to chronicity…

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Mechanosensor Plays Critical Key Role in Skin Wound Healing

PIEZO1, an ion channel mechanosensor found within cells, has been…

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DCMH selected for Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Study for veterans

The Wound Care unit at Decatur County Memorial Hospital has…

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Ion channel mechanosensor plays a key role in regulating the speed of skin wound healing

an ion channel mechanosensor found within cells, has been revealed…

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Sonoma Pharmaceuticals (SNOA) Announces Expanded Long-Term Partnership

with Dyamed Biotech for New Territories and Products in Southeast…

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An Observational Clinical Trial Examining the Effect of Topical Oxygen Therapy (Natrox™) on the Rates of

Healing of Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers (OTONAL Trial) Natrox™ topical…

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Diabetic foot ulcers on the rise

November is Diabetes Awareness Month, a time to bring attention…

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Healing skin ischemia-reperfusion injuries with interleukin-36 receptor antagonists

Skin wounds from ischemia-reperfusion injuries — tissue damage caused by…

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We Are Failing Our Patients With Diabetes

My career in medicine has spanned approximately 26 years. Nineteen-ninety-six…

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Lipid-lowering and anti-thrombotic therapy in patients with peripheral arterial disease

Patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD) are at very high…

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Talk on Malta’s first biomedicine experiment at the International Space Station

Joseph Borg, a lecturer and researcher in Applied Biomedical Science…

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Magnitude of Surgical Site Infections, Bacterial Etiologies, Associated Factors and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of

Isolates Among Post-Operative Patients in Harari Region Public Hospitals, Harar,…

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Simple Color Change Test Identifies Wound Infections

Researchers at the University of Bath in the UK, along…

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The epidemic of diabetic limb amputation in poor communities and parts of Cleveland

Differences in outcomes across race, ethnicity and income exist for…

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Advanced Tissue Technologies Provide Flexibility in Regenerative Medicine

Products derived from human and animal tissues, often referred to…

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Prestigious NSF grant awarded to FIU engineering professor for ‘smart’ bandages

In the future, a “smart” bandage being developed at FIU’s…

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Streaming Mon 6th – Fri 10th December 2021 | 6pm – 7pm (GMT)

With 10 hours of incredibly current topics, Wounds Week 3…

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It’s Time to #BreakTheSilence on Diabetic Foot Ulcers

RedDress is launching a nationwide public awareness campaign, “Break the…

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AI guides care of slow-healing wounds

Industry researchers have used machine learning to predict healing times…

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Predicting Chronic Wound Healing Time Using Machine Learning

Chronic wounds have risen to epidemic proportions in the United…

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Quinn Receives $1.6 Million NIH Grant for Research on Chronic Skin Wounds

Biomedical engineering professor Kyle Quinn has received a four-year, $1.6…

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SKIN BACTERIA CAN HELP WOUNDS TO HEAL

Skin wounds heal by coordinated induction of inflammation and tissue…

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Cuba inaugurates a biotechnological industrial complex

Cuba inaugurated this Monday the CIGB-Mariel Biotechnological Industrial Complex, the…

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University of Huddersfield and Regional Hospital Wiener Neustadt collaborate for wound management projects

The Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention (ISIaIP) at…

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Childhood Obesity Is Soaring to New Levels

Kids’ weight has spiked during the pandemic, but it’s part…

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The impact of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic on the management of chronic limb-threatening ischemia and wound care

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the critical limb…

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Innovative Israeli ‘copper’ dressing helps cure diabetic wounds

Herzliya-based MedCu’s product have already been approved by the US…

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Vivex Biologics, Inc. to Attend the Symposium of Advanced Wound Care

Leading regenerative medicine company to participate in initiatives to further…

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Organogenesis Showcases Latest Advanced Wound Care Innovations and Research at SAWC Fall 2021 Conference

Organogenesis Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: ORGO), a leading regenerative medicine company…

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Independence Blue Cross Taps Podimetrics to Prevent Diabetic Amputations Via RPM

Independence Blue Cross (Independence) and Podimetrics, a virtual care management…

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Healogics 8th Annual Diabetes Awareness Campaign, Chronic Wound Healing through Specialized Care

Healogics, the nation’s leading provider of world-class wound care services,…

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Scientists report new hydrogel to protect wounds from germs

RUDN University and Shahid Beheshti University (SBU) chemist together with…

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NUS scientists develop a smart bandage to monitor chronic wounds

A research team led by Professor Lim Chwee Teck from…

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Utilizing Nanofibers for Treatment of Skin Infections

With the advancement in nanotechnology, its medical applications have provided…

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WoundSource

Assessing Oxygenation Status in the Management of Lower Extremity Wounds – webinar

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD), the narrowing or blockage of the…

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A Dual Celebration: Milestones in Diabetes Mellitus and Pressure Injury Research

This month we celebrate World Diabetes Day on November 14,1…

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How Might Protein Alteration From NPWT Affect Wound Healing?

Excellent continued efforts in elucidating the role that perturbation of…

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Practice Management Education Opportunities Coding Fundamentals

Take the first few steps to coding and billing by…

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WOCNext® 2022: A Global Education Event from WOCN® And WCET® June 5, 2022 – June 8, 2022

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Lower Extremity Wounds: Is It Venous, Arterial, Neuropathic, or a Combination?

Lower extremity wounds manifest in a multitude of ways, with…

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Healing of a Chronic Pressure Injury in a Patient Treated With Medical Cannabis for Pain and Sleep Improvement

A Case Report A small body of evidence suggests medical…

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The Courage to Do the Right Thing by Caroline Fife

Nearly 200 years ago, the brilliant French historian Alexis de…

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Wounds

Treating Wounds in the Very Young

Through the years, I have been asked to see and…

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iWoundsnews

The Alliance of Wound Care Stakeholders outlines how wound care may be affected by …

CMS CY 2021 hospital outpatient and physician fee schedule proposed…

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Pressure Ulcer/Injury Case Study: Using Advanced Wound Healing Modalities in Post Acute Care Settings

In this case presentation, Martha Kelso, RN, LNC, HBOT, reports…

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Extensive Type V Aplasia Cutis Congenita Without Fetus Papyraceus or Placental Infarction

Aplasia cutis congenita (ACC) is a congenital disorder characterized by…

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Latest Clinical Evidence Presented at SAWC 2021 Illustrates the Significant Clinical Utility of the MolecuLight Point-of-Care …

Imaging Platform 7 Clinical Posters and Presentations Highlight the Breadth…

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Probiotics accelerate wound healing in patients with diabetic foot ulcer

Patients with diabetic foot ulcer (DFU) who were given probiotic…

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Does the Documented History Tell the Patient’s Wound Story Accurately?

Information regarding coding, coverage, and payment is provided as a…

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Efficacy and Safety of a Hyaluronic Acid–Containing Cream in the Treatment of Chronic, Venous, or Mixed-Origin Leg Ulcers

A Prospective, Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial Topical applications of hyaluronic…

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Valsartan nano-filaments alter mitochondrial energetics and promote faster healing in diabetic rat wounds

Chronic wounds are a common and debilitating condition associated with…

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2nd Annual Virtual PRESENT Superbones Superwounds West Conference a Crowd Pleaser

The 2nd Annual Virtual PRESENT Superbones Superwounds West Conference took…

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Incidence, hospitalization and mortality and their changes over time in people with a first ever diabetic foot ulcer

Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) are a severe complication associated with…

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Hillrom | WatchCare™ Incontinence Management System | Customer Video

Explore how the WatchCare™ Incontinence Management System provides caregivers with…

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Joerns Healthcare Introduces Point-of-Care Imaging to Wound Care Portfolio Through MolecuLight Partnership

CHARLOTTE, N.C. and PITTSBURGH, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Joerns…

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Where Do You Get Your Information?

One of the rewarding and fun projects I have been…

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Helixmith Announces Phase 3 Study Results of Novel Gene Therapy Treatment for Diabetic Foot Ulcers

at 2021 Annual Meeting of Diabetic Foot Ulcer Conference (DFCon)…

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A Comprehensive Review of the Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, and Management of Diabetic Foot Infections

GENERAL PURPOSE: To review an approach to diabetic foot infections…

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MicroVascular Tissues Announces Peer-Reviewed Publication of Positive HIFLO Clinical Trial Results Using mVASC® Graft

Data on Nonhealing Wagner 1 & 2 Neuropathic Diabetic Foot…

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AiCuris Announces Expansion of its Collaboration with Lysando with a Focus on Diabetic Foot Infections

AiCuris Anti-infective Cures AG, a leading company in the discovery…

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Visceral Fat Associated With Increased Arterial Stiffness in Youth With Obesity

Data show In youth with obesity, but not healthy weight,…

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WoundZipper Application to Distal Forearm Laceration

Application of WoundZipper to a patient with a laceration of…

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Singapore researchers develop bandage that can wirelessly assess wounds

Researchers in Singapore say they have developed a bandage that…

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Journal of Wound Care – July issue available online

Research and best practice – all in one resource Wound…

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Vomaris Announces First Patient Enrollment in Study on Effects of Bioelectric Wound Care in Hidradenitis Suppurativa

TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Vomaris Innovations, Inc.…

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COVID in the ICU: Can Patients Be Too Obese for ECMO?

Published guidelines recommend against extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for morbidly…

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Decline in Diabetic Foot Ulcers Observed in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes (UK)

Although diabetic foot ulcers (DFU) are considered both a major…

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From Chronic to Curable? RHEACELL is Developing a Novel Cell-Therapy Agent for the Treatment of Chronic Venous Ulcers

Heidelberg-based biopharmaceutical company is conducting a follow-up study with highly…

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How a medieval ‘leechbook’ could be the latest cutting-edge treatment to beat superbugs

Could novel vaccines or even a medieval recipe for eye…

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Relief Therapeutics Reports Two Publications of Positive Data on Nexodyn(R) AOS for Hard-to-Heal Ulcers

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND / ACCESSWIRE / October 20, 2021 / RELIEF…

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Wound Care Today 2021 conference 19-20 October, Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes

Wound Care Today 2021 offers delegates a unique learning platform,…

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Bionix® Introduces AlphaCleanse™ to Wound Care Line

New AlphaCleanse™ Antimicrobial Wound Care System Offers a More Efficient…

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Study of 236 patients reveals utility of MolecuLight i:X® in detection and management of wound-related cellulitis

Published results describe use of point-of-care imaging for the early…

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The Polymath: Lee Rogers, DPM, RCPS, FFPM

Dr. Lee Rogers is a fellowship-trained podiatrist in diabetic limb…

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Mesenchymal Stem Cell Secretome for Dermatology Application: A Review

Secretome, also known as conditioned medium, is a secreted molecule…

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Fireside Chat with Dr. Breanne Everett

Dr. Breanne Everett is the CEO, President and Co-Founder of…

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Orpyx high-tech insoles a step toward a better future for diabetics

During her studies at the University of Calgary, medical doctor…

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Join the AAWC Sunday, October 24 online for a live replay encore presentation of the OUTSTANDING PrU EDUCATION, at no cost!

AAWC is delighted to be able to offer a live…

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The Role of Nutritional Inventions in Wound Care

A study in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery journal investigated…

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Diverting or Swirling, New Blood-Flow Tech Shows Promise for CLTI

From deep-vein arterialization to a 3D stent, data presented at…

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Epidemiology and Risk of Amputation in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus and Peripheral Artery Disease

Peripheral artery disease (PAD) stems from atherosclerosis of lower extremity…

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Unsalvageable: Preventable Amputations Rise During COVID

Leafer Miller didn’t hear much after the doctor told him…

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Prioritizing Foot Ulcers During Lockdown Paid Off in Belgium

Belgium’s efforts to prioritize care at its diabetic foot ulcer…

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Maggots used to clean wounds in NHS as antibiotics fail some patients

Live maggots are being increasingly used to clean wounds by…

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New wound gel to treat foot ulcers

An international research team, led by the University of Canterbury‘s Professor…

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A single center’s 15-year experience with palliative limb care for chronic limb threatening ischemia in frail patients

Our institution’s multidisciplinary Prevention of Amputation in Veterans Everywhere (PAVE)…

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Launch of New MolecuLightDX™ Device to Enable Point-of-Care Imaging of Wounds in New Expanding Market Segments

MolecuLight Platform is Becoming the Standard-of-Care for Real-Time Imaging of…

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Wound Care Advantage Launches National Awards Program Honoring The Unsung Hero Of Wound Healing: The Patient

Wound Care Advantage (WCA), the leading provider of consulting and…

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DIABETIC FOOT: FACTS AND FIGURES

A series of great informational graphics from Dr. Armstrong ….…

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Treatment of Non-Healing Diabetic Foot Wounds with Vaporous Hyperoxia Therapy in Conjunction with Standard Wound Care

Vaporous Hyperoxia Therapy (VHTTM), a patented FDA-510 (k) cleared technology,…

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WoundsWeek Streaming Mon 6th – Fri 10th December 2021 | 6pm – 7pm (GMT)

With 10 hours of incredibly current topics, Wounds Week 3…

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BioLab Sciences Named Bioscience Company of the Year

The emerging regenerative biotechnology company was recognized for its innovative…

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Vascular Care Falls Short Before Amputation for CLI: Medicare Analysis

Too few patients underwent angiography or interventions, and suboptimal care…

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The Current Situation for Non-healing Wounds

Accessibility of Wound Data in Canada While even healing wounds…

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Current Challenges in Wound Care

Chronic wound care is a wound that persists after 4-6…

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Effects of Simultaneous versus Staged VAC Placement in the Treatment of Deep Neck Multiple-Space Infections at a …

Tertiary Hospital Over a Four-Year Period in China Deep neck…

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Malta’s first space research touches back down on earth

Project seeking to innovate diabetic ulcer treatment Led by associate…

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America’s Amputation Crisis May Soon Get Much Worse

Proposed Medicare cuts create greater barriers to screening and revascularization…

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1M diabetic people in Egypt at risk of amputation given hope by Sound Foot initiative

CAIRO – 4 October 2021: A total of L.E. 15…

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Footing the bill for diabetes

The world’s first Diabetic Foot Clinic was opened in 1981…

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Are Restaurants Exacerbating the Obesity Epidemic?

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, almost all discussion of restaurant-related…

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4 leading surgeons discuss surgical wound infections (video)

Medtech company Next Science has released video of a popular panel…

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Perianal Infections in Patients With Hematologic Malignancy

The Risk of Fournier’s Gangrene Leading to Mortality and Irreversible…

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NPWT Won’t Work If Your Patients Won’t Use It webinar | October 07, 2021

Nurses are tasked with managing an array of complex wounds.…

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6th Annual ACFAP Pediatric Foot & Ankle Seminar October 7th-9th

This CME event will feature leading authorities on pediatric foot…

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The Compassionate Amputation: Think Outside The Limb

Faced with the challenges of non-healing diabetic ulcerations, a patient’s…

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What COVID-19 taught us: New opportunities and pathways from telemedicine and novel antiseptics in wound healing

The COVID-19 pandemic deeply impacted the capacity of the health…

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National Wound Care Strategy Programme: clinical work stream: lower limb update

The National Wound Care Strategy Programme (NWCSP) continues to make…

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Footnotes: Nutritional Considerations For Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Hi, there. My name is Nicole Curreri, and I’m currently…

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Foot Revascularization Avoids Major Amputation in Persons with Diabetes and Ischaemic Foot Ulcers

The study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of foot revascularization…

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SURGICAL TREATMENT OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCERS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC IN CHINA

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iWound® USA and iWound® Canada Collaborates with Archangel™ Mercy, LLC. to Transform How and Where Wounds are Healed

TORONTO, Oct. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ – iWound USA and iWound Canada announced today that they have collaborated…

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Dr. Caroline Fife

Wound Management Docs Might Want to Read this Interview with Wound Clinic Nurses

Editor’s note, this is from Aug 18, 2020 but I…

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GROWING YOUR BUSINESS WITH WOUND CARE

You know me, you’ve heard me say it before—wound care…

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New publication fosters improved wound care for ulcers, limb salvage, burns, trauma, and more

New Rochelle, NY, January 10, 2012–The rapidly advancing field of…

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The Challenges and Advantages of Office-Based Wound Care

Change in health care is in the winds these days.…

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Effectiveness of a synthetic human recombinant epidermal growth factor in diabetic patients wound healing

Pilot, double-blind, randomized clinical controlled trial To investigate whether the…

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APMA Sponsored Webinar: Turn an Exam Room into a Multi-million Dollar Revenue Stream

In this webinar sponsored by Molecular Lab Partners, Joe Case,…

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HMP Global Announces Details of New “SAWC Change” Campaign

HMP Global announced details of the new “SAWC Change” campaign…

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Targeted Nutrition Therapy: Key Ingredients to Support Wound Healing

Time may not be able to heal wounds, as the…

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Micreos secures €32 million for its endolysin-based platform as sustainable alternative to antibiotics

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Dutch…

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But Who Were Marie and Tooth?

Recently, during an academic discussion, the topic of Charcot Marie…

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Patient Engagement, Diabetes and Diabetic Foot Ulcers | EWMA Podcast

In this episode, you can listen to a conversation between…

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Turkish scientist’s work shows spinach can speed up wound healing

Spinach does not give you instant muscles as it did…

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Organizations Join Forces to Boost Wound Healing Care and Research

HMP Global’s Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC) Fall has…

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As an Active Cleanser, Nexodyn(R) AOS Shows Superior Wound Healing Performance Compared to Standard of Care

Relief’s Subsidiary, APR Applied Pharma Research, Reports Data Published in…

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RETHINK Talks: An Interview with ReNew Wound Care

This interview is brought to you by ReNew Wound Care.…

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Study shows how management of serious diabetic foot ulcers was possible during the COVID-19 lockdown

New research being presented at the European Association for the…

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Expanding horizons to upskill wound practice and research

With our horizons limited by Covid-related travel restrictions, it is…

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The HealSource™ Clinical Practice Guidelines

The HealSource™ Clinical Practice Guidelines provide a standardized method for…

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The Fairy Tale is Over in the Wound Center

Once upon a time there was a happy land where…

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Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for paediatric patients: an unintended consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is a useful adjunctive treatment for…

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Strategies and Techniques for Transitioning NPWT Patients to the Post-Acute Care Setting

Join Dr. Klein as he shares his experience transitioning NPWT…

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Improving Vascular Access Dressing Integrity in the Acute Care Setting

Hospitals have a major focus on improving healthcare-associated infections (HAIs)…

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Partial calcanectomy with antibiotic biocomposite injection for diabetes patients with heel ulcers and calcaneal osteomyelitis

a single stage treatment Heel ulcers with calcaneal infection are…

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ACFAS 2022 – Austin Convention Center Feb. 24-27

Whether you come for the captivating sessions, hands-on workshops, or…

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Podiatry Management’s annual Buyers’ Desk Reference

Podiatry Management’s annual Buyers’ Desk Reference is a user-friendly guide…

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Study provides new tool to assess amputation risk following popliteal vascular injury

A large, multicentre cohort study provides a simple, practical method…

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Principles of Wound Healing

A wound is a break in the continuity of a…

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Lower Extremity Arterial Disease (LEAD) Awareness and Discussion

By Holly Hovan, MSN, GERO-BC, APRN, CWOCN-AP Peripheral artery disease…

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Negative pressure wound therapy for surgical wounds healing by primary closure

Indications for the use of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT)…

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Diabetic Foot Ulcer Prevention Strategies

Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) may affect up to 25% of…

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Wounds

Effect of Flap Selection on the Postoperative Success of Sacral Pressure Injuries: A Retrospective Analysis

Pressure injuries (PIs) continue to be a substantial problem and…

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Evidence Summaries for Improved Wound Care Practice

This month’s issue includes three important review articles related to…

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The Use of an Antimicrobial Moisture Management Dressing Paired With a Gellable Fiber Technology under a Two-layer Compression System

in the Treatment of Heavily Exudating VLUs Improves Clinical Outcomes…

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MolecuLight i:X® Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for the Device’s Ability to Detect Wounds Likely to Contain Pseudomonas aeruginosa (PA)

New FDA Clearance Illustrates the Utility of the i:X to…

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Advances in Wound Care Technology: What We See Is What We Get … and More

The science of wound care dressings has progressed a long…

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Periwound Skin Management

Periwound skin management is just as important as wound bed…

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Wounds

Use of a Novel Silicone-Acrylic Drape With Negative Pressure Wound Therapy in Four Patients With Periwound Skin Breakdown

Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) is applied using a foam…

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The wound healing effect of local leukocyte platelet-rich plasma after total hip arthroplasty

A randomized controlled trial: Rapid wound closure is important after…

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The ISWCAP and ASEAN wound conference 2021

The ISWCAP and ASEAN wound conference was held online on…

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EWMA Journal of Wound Management

July 2021 issue of the Journal of Wound Management. Official…

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One Podiatrist’s Experience With A Novel NMES Device For Patients With PAD

In previous articles, I have written about medicine having endless…

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Innosphere re-ups with diabetic ulcer gel developer

Innosphere Ventures Fund bought in again on GelSana Therapeutics Inc.…

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Wound Care Advantage and Swift Medical Announce Partnership

Wound Care Advantage, the nation’s leading wound care consulting firm…

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Expert EWMA group highlight need for investment in maternity services research

“Investment in maternity services research is essential for our understanding…

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Bacterial Biofilm Destruction: A Focused Review On The Recent Use of Phage-Based Strategies With Other Antibiofilm Agents

Biofilms are bacterial communities that live in association with biotic…

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Managing the Surge: Delayed Chronic Wound Care During COVID-19

A growing body of research, as well as first-hand accounts…

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Examining the Science of Chronic Wounds and the Leading-Edge Approach to Elevating Early Wound Care

Drs. Randall Wolcott and Andrew Rader host a discussion on…

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Medical Device-related Pressure Injuries Associated With Electroencephalogram Leads in a Tertiary Care Children’s Hospital

Medical device-related pressure injuries (MDRPIs) present a substantial safety risk…

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Closure of a Difficult-to-Manage Chronic Pressure Injury with the Use of Autologous Platelet-Rich Plasma

Pressure injury (PI) corresponds to a skin damage of ischemic…

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Improving patient outcomes with medical technology

An ideal healthcare system cures every type of medical condition…

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Use of social media in medicine: the future – Webinar

This free-to-attend CPD webinar has been organised by British Journal…

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The Frank & Lizzie Show: Episode 007, Dr. Marc “Dutch” Matthews

On this episode, Frank & Lizzie sit down with Dr.…

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A NOVEL APPROACH TO TREATING HARD-TO-HEAL WOUNDS

OUR INNOVATIVE WOUND THERAPY IS DESIGNED FOR OUTPATIENT SETTINGS Stiehl…

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UA Surgeon Armstrong Urges New Focus on Diabetic Ulcers

Remission — rather than repair — needs to be the…

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Lipodystrophy, a Common Risk in Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Patients with lipodystrophy have a high risk of diabetic foot…

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RedDress Announces Distribution Agreements in 12 European Countries

Ponte Vedra Beach, Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RedDress,…

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Measurement properties of quality of life instruments for adults with active venous leg ulcers: a systematic review protocol

Objectives The primary objective is to identify instruments used to…

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Researchers explore promising treatment for MRSA ‘superbug’

A new Cornell study has found the antimicrobial properties of…

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The History and Effectiveness of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy – Part One

Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) uses controlled negative pressure to…

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Microneedle patch penetrates biofilms to treat chronic wounds

Chronic wounds such as diabetic foot ulcers can be very…

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Next Science: Products that help treat wounds

Founded by scientist Matthew Myntti, the company develops products to…

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“Elephant-trunk” negative pressure wound therapy for fixing artificial dermis with basic fibroblast growth factor for critical limb ischemia

INTRODUCTION: The treatment of intractable toe ulcer with critical limb…

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Rates of T1D-Related Amputations Decline in Sweden

Results of a Swedish retrospective cohort study showed reduced rates…

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The Hemostatic and Wound Healing Effect of Chitosan Following Debridement of Chronic Ulcers

Chitosan has been proven to be helpful in wound care…

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Swift Medical’s new imaging platform expands the digital wound care company into decentralized trials

Digital wound care company Swift Medical launched Swift Scientific, a…

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Wound Week 2022 | Call for abstracts

All abstracts for the Wound Week 2022 must be submitted…

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Antibacterial nanozymes: Healing chronic wounds with nanochemistry

Chronic infected wounds are often highly problematic for diabetic patients.…

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Evaluation & Management vs. Hospital Owned Outpatient Provider-Based Department Clinic Visits

If you had an opportunity to listen to the webinar…

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Abstracts from the Amputation Prevention Symposium (AMP) August 11-14, 2021

An Endovascular Approach as a Backup for Open Surgery After…

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Diabetic Foot Ulcers and Pressure Injuries: How Do You Tell the Difference?

In evaluating a patient with a wound on the foot,…

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AOFAS Annual Meeting, September 22-25 Charlotte, North Carolina

AOFAS President, Bruce E. Cohen, MD, invites you to AOFAS…

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World Union of Wound Healing Societies (WUWHS) announces Congress Postponement

Professor Marco Romanelli and Gulnaz Tariq, President and President Elect…

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Enhancing Pressure Injury Prevention Strategies Based on New Technology: From Learning More to Doing Better

he med-surg health care environment is constantly changing, driving complexity…

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Koya Medical and Essity Sponsor Forum for Physicians, Lymphedema Therapists and Researchers to Discuss Health Effects of Space Travel

Koya Medical, a transformative healthcare company focused on developing breakthrough…

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Predictors of Foot Ulcers Among Diabetic Patients at a Tertiary Care Center, Egypt

Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a major public health problem worldwide…

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Wound Management of Venous Leg Ulcers in the Right Lower Extremity Limb

A 68-year-old male presented for care with lymphedema and multiple,…

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Challenges faced by doctors and nurses in wound care management during the COVID-19 pandemic in Turkey and their views on telehealth

AIM: This study aimed to determine the problems faced by…

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Wounds UK Annual Conference | 8–10th November

this year’s Wounds UK Annual Conference will take place from…

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The Analgesic Benefits of Ketorolac to Local Anesthetic Wound Infiltration Is Statistically Significant But Clinically Unimportant

A Comprehensive Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Objective: Even though ketorolac-infiltration…

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Surgical wound dehiscence Improving prevention and outcomes

Surgical wound dehiscence (SWD) is a significant issue that affects…

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Combined Regenerative Approach for a Complex Lower Extremity Wound

More than 400 million patients worldwide are affected by diabetes;…

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History and Physical as the Best Diagnostic Tool for the Wound Care Clinician

This chapter is an excerpt from Chapter 8: Wound Assessment…

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COVID-19 Skin Manifestations | A Guide for WOC Nursing Practice

The COVID-19 pandemic has created unique challenges for WOC nursing…

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Reducing the incidence and severity of pressure injuries in a high level care residential aged facility: a quality improvement project

Aims Reduce pressure injuries (PIs) in residents of a high…

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New Insights on Wound Healing Unraveled

Despite advancements in treating wounds, the molecular mechanisms behind wound…

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EZ Debride is Now Available in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, and Bruni

SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — EZ Debride, a…

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The Clinical Role in Antimicrobial Resistance and Best Practices for Prescribing Antibiotics Podcast

In this podcast, Laura Swoboda, DNP, APNP, FNP-C, CWOCN-AP, discusses…

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Surgical treatment of pressure injuries in children: A multicentre experience

Pressure injuries (PI) are infrequent in paediatric patients, prevalence estimates…

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Physical activity, sleep and wound healing in adults with venous leg ulcers: a prospective observational cohort pilot study protocol

Background Adults with venous leg ulcers (VLUs) are less likely…

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The Biomechanics of Diabetic Foot Amputation

According to the International Diabetes Federation, approximately 463 million adults…

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A Few Notes on Caring for the Diabetic Foot

Monique Abner, MD, CWSP, shares a song she wrote to…

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Low-cost sensors rapidly detect infections in wounds

Low-cost, screen-printed carbon sensors have been used to rapidly detect…

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The Healing Power of Oxygen, by Dr. Joseph P. Cavorsi

Oxygen is an abundant chemical within our atmosphere that is…

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Innovation Medical Group Selects SnapshotNIR to Visualize Wound Healing in Advanced Wound Care

ent Imaging is pleased to announce that Innovation Medical Group…

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Omeza Receives FDA Clearance for Omeza® Collagen Matrix

First Drug Device Combination of Its Kind for Chronic Wound…

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HMP Global Announces Keynote Speaker for October Symposium on Advanced Wound Care

HMP Global recently announced world-renowned fetal pediatric surgeon Oluyinka Olutoye,…

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Study finds sharp fall in amputations among people with type 1 diabetes

Amputation in type 1 diabetes is becoming relatively less common…

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The Benefits of Merging Medical Care and Technology

Technology is always advancing, and it is one industry that…

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A novel macrophage-regulating new drug has shown promise in treating diabetic foot ulcers according to the latest issue of article ….

Accumulating scientific evidence has revealed that targeting macrophage phenotypes might…

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Painful and Non-painful Diabetic Neuropathy, Diagnostic Challenges and Implications for Future Management

Peripheral neuropathy is one of the most common complications of…

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Wound Care Centers Market Expected To Reach Over USD 32.60 billion By 2028: Data Lab Forecast

The Wound Care Centers Market study comprises a comprehensive market analysis that…

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Screening for Depression in Patients with Chronic Wounds

Wounds with a duration longer than 30 days are considered…

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Reducing Hospital-acquired Pressure Injuries Among Pediatric Patients Receiving ECMO

BACKGROUND: Pediatric patients immobilized for certain procedures, such as extracorporeal…

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Assessing the Links Between Eschar Removal and Management of Severe Burns

When treating severe burns, surgeons generally consider eschar removal to…

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Webinar: Documenting Drainage Quantity

Coverage of surgical dressings by third-party payers depends, in part,…

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Singapore researchers develop novel 3D model to study vascular diseases

A Singapore team of scientists and clinicians from Nanyang Technological…

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Topical Cream Effective Against Diabetic Foot Ulcers

A topical cream that helps regulate macrophage activity was effective…

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FDA Clears Drug-Device Combination Matrix for Chronic Wound Care

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the…

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Take A Load Off: Offloading Tips And Pearls In Wound Care

Diabetic foot ulcerations (DFUs) affect approximately 26 million people worldwide,…

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Reducing Health Disparities in Pressure Ulcer/Injury (PU/PI) Detection & Management October 7-9, 2021 in Atlanta, Georgia

Join the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC)…

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Researchers develop new drug-free treatment to accelerate healing of chronic diabetic wounds

About one-fourth of people with diabetes develop painful foot ulcers,…

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Healogics® Raises Awareness of Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) to Help Reduce Amputations

Healogics, the nation’s leading provider of world-class wound care services,…

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Multifunctional Irrigation-Assisted Vacuum Drainage versus Traditional Drainage in the Treatment of Odontogenic Deep Fascial Infection

Odontogenic deep fascial space infection in the head and neck…

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Wipeout Wounds National Conference Tour

Your Guide to New and Essential Pressure Injury and Ostomy…

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RITA: The Wound Pros Leverages Artificial Intelligence With Its Wound Measurement App

The Wound Pros (https://thewoundpros.com/) today introduced its automatic wound measurement…

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Remote Monitoring Saves Costs in Outpatient Negative Pressure Wound Therapy

In the outpatient setting, combining remote therapy monitoring (RTM) with…

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Oxygen-delivering hydrogel accelerates diabetic wound healing

About one-fourth of people with diabetes develop painful foot ulcers,…

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Tele Wound Care Navigation for Wound Care Providers

The digital age is upon us, like it or not,…

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Improved wound management at lower cost: a sensible goal for Australia

Chronic wounds cost the Australian health system at least US$2·85…

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Next Science to Exhibit Surgical Product Portfolio at AAOS 2021

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Next Science Limited (ASX:NXS), an innovative medical technology company,…

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What Measurement Of Wound Healing Is Most Valuable?

Great, provocative work recently in the International Wound Journal by…

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Sustained oxygenation accelerates diabetic wound healing by promoting epithelialization and angiogenesis and decreasing inflammation

Nonhealing diabetic wounds are common complications for diabetic patients. Because…

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Novel Cellulose Fibre-Based Flexible Plasmonic Membrane for Point-of-Care SERS Biomarker Detection in Chronic Wound Healing

Wound management is stretching the limits of health systems globally,…

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Smart plaster could accelerate the healing of chronic wounds

Circulatory disorders, diabetes or lying in the same position for…

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Watch Richelle Roethler Present the Treatment Plan for a Pilonidal Cyst Removal

Richelle Roethler, RN, APN, FNP, CWCN-NP In this presentation, Richelle…

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PODIATRY MANAGEMENT FEATURES KERECIS FISH SKIN

Dr. Christopher Winters has written a “Profile in Excellence” article…

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Durable Healing Outcomes of Topical Wound Oxygen (TWO2) Therapy Highlighted at Leading International Clinical Conferences

OCEANSIDE, Calif., Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Advanced Oxygen Therapy…

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What to Know About Diabetes Prevalence and Management in Asia

The number of people who live with diabetes has been…

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Pandemic Derails Small Success in Lowering Diabetes-Related Amputations

Rates of minor diabetes-related lower extremity amputations (LEAs) in hospitalized…

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A multi‐centre, single‐blinded randomised controlled clinical trial evaluating the effect of resorbable glass fibre matrix in the treatment of DFUs

Diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) represent one of the many complications…

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Experimental chronic wound dressing made from human protein

If you’re trying to make a wound dressing that will…

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The “self-treatment of wounds for venous leg ulcers checklist”

Patients who have chronic wounds such as leg ulcers should…

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Incidence and characteristics of diabetic foot ulcers in subjects with type 2 diabetes in Catalonian primary care centres

The main objective was to assess the incidence of diabetic…

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Barriers to Prevention and Timely Presentation of Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Perspectives of Patients from a High-risk Urban Population in the US

Diabetic foot amputation is a preventable complication that is increasing…

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TECHNOLOGY EFFECTIVE AGAINST ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT PATHOGEN

RESEARCH SHOWS ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT CANDIDA ALBICANS IS KILLED BY EXPOSURE TO…

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First-of-Its-Kind Virtual Workshop to Offer Hands-on Skills Practice in Its Live Coverage of Wound Hygiene Principles

Malvern, PA – July 30, 2021 – WoundCon, the first…

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New Net Health Innovation Can Predict Risk of Amputations and Wound Healing Rates

Net Health recently announced the addition of two pioneering predictive…

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