Utilizing a Comprehensive Wound Care Team to Lower Hospital-Acquired Pressure Injuries in an Academic Public Hospital

Hospital-acquired pressure injuries (HAPIs) have significant impacts on patient morbidity…

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StrataGRT–A Breakthrough in Treatment on Chronic and Hard-to-Treat Wounds | video

Transcript: Hello, my name is Dr Matthew Regulski. I’m the…

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Wound Management in Post-Acute Care: The Patient Journey

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The Courage to Do the Right Thing

I was introduced to this problem early in my career.…

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Ouch! Assessing and Managing Acute and Chronic Wound Pain

Pain has been a prevalent health care challenge in the…

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Chronic Wound Telemedicine Models Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Scoping Review

To present the results of a scoping review exploring chronic…

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Development of a prediction model for foot ulcer recurrence in people with diabetes using …

easy-to-obtain clinical variables We used data from a prospective analysis…

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Aedicell Expands Availability of Advanced Wound Therapies to US Patients

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Jan. 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — To provide a…

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COVID-19 Proning Teams Benefit From Wound Care Specialist Nurse

The inclusion of a certified wound and skin care nurse…

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Targeted nanoparticle delivery provides boost for diabetes transplant

Delivering immunosuppressant treatment via targeted nanoparticles could open the door…

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Have a slow healing wound? You need to be eating more protein.

Frustrated with a chronic wound that refuses to close? Or…

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Higher rates of all-cause mortality and resource utilization during episodes-of-care for diabetic foot ulceration

Researchers aimed at ascertaining if higher all-cause rates of mortality…

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New organic dressing invented in Oman could help wounds heal faster

A new bandage-type dressing for wounds, which has been made…

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Medical Innovation And The Fight Against Amputation

Many specialists unite with one goal: preventing amputation. When podiatrists…

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Response to: Remote Diabetic Foot Temperature Monitoring for Early Detection of Diabetic Foot Ulcers

A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis We read with pleasure the recent article…

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BHU scientists find cure for chronic wounds. Here’s how they managed it

The team led by Prof Gopal Nath of the department…

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How TWC and Wound Clinics Will Evolve in 2022

Wound care continues to evolve as care expands beyond the…

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Effectiveness of negative pressure wound therapy with instillation and dwelling after stoma closure

a retrospective and propensity score matching analysis The use of…

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Survey on Wound Hygiene

An article in the Journal of Wound Care surveyed participants…

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Case Study – Diabetic Foot Abscess and Sepsis: Amputation or Limb Salvage?

A 48-year-old Type II insulin dependent diabetic male presented in…

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An Autologous Protein-Based Topical Ointment for Hard-to-Heal Skin Wounds

There is increasing evidence regarding the wound healing potential of…

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EXPLAINED: Barrier Products

Barrier products, such as skin barrier films, are designed to…

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Wound Care Evidence Summit 2022

The Summit will provide a critically needed multi-disciplinary meeting for…

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How Are Wound Clinics Coping With Omicron?

At wound clinics, physicians and staff have dealt with a…

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A Human Fibroblast-Derived Growth Factor Preparation in the Management of a Chronic Surgical Wound

in a Diabetic Patient: A Case Report The surgical treatment…

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Innovations in Wound Care: The role of wound cleansing in the management of wounds

This 30-minute presentation features learning opportunities that will provide in-depth…

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Scientists Find Cure For Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Cure For Diabetic Foot Ulcers: People with diabetes, often struggle…

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Nanoparticles Improve Immunosuppression, Could Boost Diabetes Treatment

Islet transplantation has emerged over the past few decades as…

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Diabetic Foot Ulcer (DFU) Biofilm Infection and Recurrence (DFU Biofilm)

Diabetic foot ulcers (DFU) are one of the most common…

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The healing of bilateral chronic VLUs using medical grade honey in an end of life patient with polymorbidity

Palliative care provides holistic, person-centred care by managing symptoms, preventing…

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New Clinical Study Finds MolecuLight i:X® Point-of-Care Imaging Improved Sensitivity

of Detecting Bacterial Burden in Surgical Site Wounds by 11-Fold…

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Coverage, Payment, and the Impact of Advocacy

Decisions about which wound care products and services are (or…

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Utilizing Disposable, Mechanical NPWT Devices to Aid Wound Management at Home: Cost Savings Considerations

In this clinical case presentation, Dr. Napolitano describes 3 cases…

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Nutrition Interventions in Adults with Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Diabetic foot ulcers (DFU) are chronic wounds in the foot…

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Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infection of the Forearms in a Patient Using Intravenous Heroin

Case Report of Advanced Wound Management Improving Dressing Tolerance and…

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Diabetic Foot Surgery: An Overview

Procedures have assumed an increasingly important role in patient care…

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Maceration Mitigation: Recognition, Prevention, and Management of Overhydrated Wounds

Maceration is a common clinical complication that poses challenges in…

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ESVS publishes 2022 guidelines on management of chronic venous disease of the lower limb

The European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS) has released 2022…

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New method may help make immunomodulation more effective in individuals with Type 1 diabetes

Pancreatic islets control insulin production when blood sugar levels change,…

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India uses 4D bioprinting for diabetic foot ulcer management

Indian pharmaceutical firm Alkem Laboratories has announced to launch a…

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LimFlow System a ‘cost-effective and high-value alternative’ to traditional therapies

Percutaneous Deep Vein Arterialisation (pDVA) with the LimFlow System offers…

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Healogics Launches Healing Can’t Wait Program For 2022

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Healogics®, the nation’s…

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Intensive glycemic control may prevent diabetic foot ulcers

medwireNews: Early intensive glycemic control may reduce the long-term risk…

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Cryotherapy Treatment of Cutaneous Kaposi Sarcoma in a Patient With B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

A Case Report and Short Review of the Literature Kaposi…

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Silver in Wound Care: Clinical Outcomes | webinar

Thursday, January 27, 2022 Health care professionals should consider silver…

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Technology in Wound Care | webinar

On Wednesday, January 19 at 8:00 PM ET, AAWC will…

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Enzymatic Debridement in Chronic Wounds and Severe Burns | webinar

Treating chronic dermal ulcers and severe burns can be challenging.…

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Kathleen D. Schaum, MS, Named World Expert in Reimbursement Health Insurance

Congratulations to TWC’s own Kathleen D. Schaum, MS, who recently…

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All Edema Is Lymphedema: Progressing Lymphedema and Wound Management to an Integrated Model of Care

Chronic edema affects millions of people in the United States…

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Biofilm-Innate Immune Interface: Contribution to Chronic Wound Formation

Delayed wound healing can cause significant issues for immobile and…

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Maceration Mitigation: Recognition, Prevention, and Management of Overhydrated Wounds

Maceration is a common clinical complication that poses challenges in…

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Limb Loss… Who Is Really to Blame?

The Patient? The Physician? The System?—Part 1 The discipline of…

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Optimising wound care through patient engagement

Patient engagement is a crucial and timely topic, both in…

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Have You Revised Your EHR Screens/Templates and Charging System?

At the 2021 SAWC Fall a team (medical director, program…

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Single cell transcriptomic landscape of diabetic foot ulcers

Diabetic foot ulceration (DFU) is a devastating complication of diabetes…

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Healthy.io achieves HITRUST CSF® certification for Information Security

BOSTON, Jan. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Healthy.io, the global leader…

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Is Your Wound Bioburdened? Case 2

• 50-year-old male with morbid obesity visiting the outpatient wound…

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2021 Prime Minister’s prize for improving the repair of human tissue, a beacon for wound research in Australia

The broad purpose of laboratory-based wound research is to obtain…

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Effective Wound Management For Arterial Ulcers

Lower extremity ulcers are a common occurrence in individuals aged…

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Wound Week 2022 – February 24-27, 2022 Philadelphia, PA

Wound Week™ 2022 is an innovative, unparalleled educational opportunity that…

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Can Smartphone Apps Enrich Wound Care?

Access to healthcare has enhanced by leaps and bounds with…

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Survey on Wound Hygiene

An article in the Journal of Wound Care surveyed participants…

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CPD Accredited 5th International Conference on Wound Care, Tissue Repair and Regenerative Medicine

Paris, France – April 15-16, 2022 This year with the…

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Embedding Predictive Analytics Into Your Wound Care Workflow | Webinar

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

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A prospective, randomized, controlled, clinical study on the effectiveness of a single-use negative pressure

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A systematic review of multidisciplinary teams to reduce major amputations for patients with DFUs

Multiple single-center studies have reported significant reductions in major amputations…

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THE JWC WUWHS AWARDS ARE OPEN FOR ENTRY

The awards are ‘The Olympics of Wound Care’ and will…

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Use of a purified reconstituted bilayer matrix in the management of chronic diabetic foot ulcers

improves patient outcomes vs standard of care: Results of a…

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New Level-1 Evidence Finds Geistlich Derma-Gide® Closes Significantly More Diabetic Foot Ulcers

in Appreciably Shorter Time and at Lower Costs   Demonstrates…

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Moisture-Associated Skin Damage | A Historic Step Forward

Every WOC nurse is aware of how often we encounter…

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Journal of Wound Management | October 2021

Welcome to the October 2021 issue of the Journal of…

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What is the practice and understanding of podiatrists towards patient-centred consultations regarding diabetic foot care?

Background: Patient education is an integral part of diabetes management,…

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Physician Coaching Explained

Did I choose the right path? How can I accomplish…

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Today is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

We invite you to join us in spreading awareness about…

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Skin Manifestations with COVID-19

The Purple Skin and Toes that you are seeing may…

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No Surprises Act – What it Means for Your Practice

Bob Jasak, VP of Coverage and Payment Policy with Hart…

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Umbilical Cord Blood Mononuclear Cell Gel in the Treatment of Refractory Diabetic Foot Ulcer

Actual Study Start Date: March 30, 2021 Estimated Primary Completion…

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Wound Care Today 2022 conference and exhibition 28-29 March, Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes

Wound Care Today 2022 offers delegates a unique learning platform,…

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Periwound health: new definition, new recommendations

I’m delighted to have been invited to present the best…

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Custom-Molded Offloading Footwear Effectively Prevents Recurrence and Amputation …

and Lowers Mortality Rates in High-Risk Diabetic Foot Patients: A…

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Scientists map skin cells that contribute to diabetic foot ulcers

Diabetic foot ulcerations—open sores or wounds that refuse to heal—are…

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Wound Care Research & the Imperative for Funding

Though wound care is a robust evidence-driven field with a…

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Molecular Biomarkers of Oxygen Therapy in Patients with Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Alisha R. Oropallo 1,*, Thomas E. Serena 2, David G.…

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Diabetes-Related Amputations Kept at Bay During Pandemic in Canada

Shift to virtual care and prioritization of certain procedures key,…

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Battling ‘the Pandemic within the Pandemic’

RedDress Addresses Wound Care Challenges in the COVID-19 Pandemic Ponte…

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Anastassia Johnson Tapped as Senior Manager at The Wound Pros

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Wound Pros…

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Can we go from scarface to scarless?

Researchers examined skin regeneration over two years in various body…

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Newly developed injectable, adhesive surgical gel to prevent scar tissue

Up to 90% of patients who undergo open abdominal or…

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Wound Dehiscence After Achilles Tendon Trauma and Repair

Treatment With Ultraportable Negative Pressure Wound Therapy and Compression Therapy…

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Mechanical Negative Pressure Wound Therapy: Real-World Effectiveness in Challenging Patient Presentations

When used for wound management, negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT)…

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Reflections on the Extraordinary Life of Norma N. Gill-Thompson, ET

In June 1986, I was a relatively new certified enterostomal…

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INTERNATIONAL ALLIANCE OF WOUND CARE SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION AND HEALIANT …

Announces partnership to award wound care scholarships The International Alliance…

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

bacterial burden in wounds This excellent work from Le and…

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The Role of Internal Offloading and Rotational Flap Closure of Charcot Arthropathy-Related Midfoot Ulcers

The patient with Charcot foot is seldom studied for their…

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Paracrine to Present at Biotech Showcase™ 2022

Paracrine, Inc. announced today that it is presenting virtually at…

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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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The Disconnect with Diabetic Foot Ulcers | Video

During the last 10 years, the United States FDA has…

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New Technology in Identifying Wound Infections Helping to Deprescribe Antibiotics with Martha Kelso

In this podcast, Amy Stewart, MSN, RN, DNS-MT, QCP-MT, RAC-MT,…

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Adding Wound Care Specialist to Proning Team Reduces Pressure Injury Risks

Newswise — The addition of a certified wound and skin…

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Prioritizing Diabetic Foot Care During Pandemic Pays Off

The COVID-19 pandemic was not associated with increased limb loss…

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UK MP highlights efforts to improve care landscape for lower limb wound patients

This country is facing a crisis in vascular disease made…

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Foot Sparing Amputations in Diabetics

These techniques can save limbs and lives. The recent global…

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Hope for Health and Healing in 2022

One year ago, this page contained a message of hope…

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Welcome to APWH: The Academy of Physicians in Wound Healing

APWH, the Academy of Physicians in Wound Healing, originally formed…

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3D Printed Skin? Potential New Treatment For Chronic Wounds

Wounds come in many shapes and sizes. Some are small…

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Combined Regenerative Approach for a Complex Lower Extremity Wound: A Case Report

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

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The Scientist: Robert Kirsner, MD, PhD

Dr. Kirsner is Chairman and the endowed Harvey Blank Professor…

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Retrospective Analysis Using Viable Placental Membrane Allografts in Chronic Wounds

Introduction. Viable placental membrane (vPM) has been shown to decrease…

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Silver in Wound Care: Clinical Outcomes | Webinar

Since as early as ancient (1850 BCE) Egypt, silver has…

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All Edema Is Lymphedema: Progressing Lymphedema and Wound Management to an Integrated Model of Care

Chronic edema affects millions of people in the United States…

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Is Weight Loss or Physical Activity More Important for Preventing Type 2 Diabetes?

Ever since the US Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) multicenter trial…

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Moisture Management in Neonatal Pressure Injury Prevention: A Survey

Neonates are widely known as a vulnerable patient population—especially critically…

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Cost-Effectiveness Analysis for the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcer in France

Platelet-Rich Plasma vs Standard of Care Introduction: Diabetic chronic foot…

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Chronic Wounds: Innovations in Diagnostics and Therapeutics

A major global health issue is the existence of chronic…

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Wound hygiene survey: awareness, implementation, barriers and outcomes

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has resulted in…

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Prevalence of and Factors Associated with Diabetic Retinopathy in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus

at Siriraj Hospital – Thailand’s Largest National Tertiary Referral Center…

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Theories of Skin Aging and Wound Care

Theories of Aging One theory of aging is the free…

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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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AAN Updates Painful Diabetic Neuropathy Guidance

Four medication classes have been shown to help, plus topical…

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Therapy Delayed is Therapy Denied: A Case Report of Melanoma Misdiagnosed as Diabetic Foot Ulcer

Malignant melanoma is a deadly form of skin cancer, and…

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Advances in Skin & Wound Care | January 2022 – Volume 35 – Issue 1

EDITORIAL Ready, Set, Go Advances in Skin & Wound Care. 35(1):7,…

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BIDE-NADEP-PWGDF collaborates with Ferozsons Laboratories to end avoidable foot amputations

The Country wide health initiative “Fast Track Pathway” was launched…

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International Alliance of Wound Care Scholarship Foundation® & Healiant™️

to award hundreds of Wound Care Scholarships Healiant Training Solutions™…

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New Screening Tool to Prevent Mortality from Complications of Foot Ulcers

Individuals with diabetes have around a 34% chance of developing…

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Foot ulceration associated with increased risk for amputation or death

Using the Scottish Care Information – Diabetes database, Graham Leese…

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Biomechanical and musculoskeletal changes after flexor tenotomy to reduce the risk of diabetic

neuropathic toe ulcer recurrence OBJECTIVE: To assess the effect of…

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History of Foot Ulcer & Risk for Limb Amputation or Death

Since care for diabetic foot ulcers is delivered by a…

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In Vitro and In Vivo Studies on the Antibacterial Activity and Safety

of a New Antimicrobial Peptide Dermaseptin-AC Antimicrobial resistance has been…

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Technology And Innovation Power Wound Care’s Ongoing Evolution – Marketplace Experts

Like all nurses who specialize in wound care, I have…

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A year of international growth and product advancement

KEELE, England, Dec. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Biocomposites, an international…

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BioPhotonics Preview – March/April 2022

The measurement of oxygen levels in the blood commonly referred…

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Novel therapeutic targets for diabetes-related wounds: An update on pre-clinical and clinical research

Diabetes-related wounds, particularly diabetes-related foot ulceration, is mainly caused by…

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Dove Press

Extracellular Vesicles from HIF-1α-Overexpressing Adipose-Derived Stem Cells

Restore Diabetic Wounds Through Accelerated Fibroblast Proliferation and Migration Inhibition…

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Evolving Survivor: Wound Care From the Patient’s Perspective | Podcast

Having survived flesh eating bacteria, septic episodes, and pulmonary embolisms,…

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What Is All This Swelling About? An Update on Lymphedema for Healthcare Providers and Patients

Swelling or edema is common. It can result from certain…

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Get Up to Speed With Recent Wound Care Policy Updates

The Fall is a busy time in the policy world,…

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Frank & Lizzie Show: Episode 010, Dr. Mark Melin, Wound Week 2022

Frank & Lizzie host Dr. Mark Melin on this episode…

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From baker to wound care innovator – my HS story

Suzanne Moloney, the founder of HidraWear, first experienced the painful…

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sanaFactur – An Innovative Player in Wound Care Launches a ….

Novel Food Supplement to Support Tissue Regeneration GRÄFELFING, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)–…

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A 57-Year-Old Man with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus and a Chronic Foot Ulcer Successfully Managed

with a Remote Patient-Facing Wound Care Smartphone Application BACKGROUND Wounds…

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Skin Bioprinter for Wound Care on Latest NASA SpaceX Resupply Mission

a German Aerospace Center study centers on bioprinting—using viable cells…

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MediWound offers hope for chronic wound treatment – study

In a phase II study, EscharEx demonstrated safe and effective…

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Biogenic Nanoparticles Synthesized from African Medicinal Plants for Wound Healing

Wounds are described as damage to living tissue that disrupts…

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Ankle-Brachial Index Is Independently Associated With Cardiovascular Outcomes

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Dove Press

Nano-Silver Medical Antibacterial Dressing Combined with High-Flow Oxygen

Therapy Facilitates Ulcer Wound Healing of Superficial Malignant Tumors Malignant…

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Is Your Wound Bioburdened? Case 1

CASE • 22-year-old male with paraplegia following a fall from…

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EWMA Podcasts Season 1

EP07: Personal protective equipment This podcast episode will provide you…

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Evidence for Person-centred Care in Chronic Wound Care

Chronic wounds affect an estimated 2.21 per 1000 population. They…

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Best Practice Statement – Addressing complexities in the management of venous leg ulcers

This document builds on the Best Practice Statement: Holistic Management…

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Researchers develop novel 3D printing technique to engineer biofilms

Anne S. Meyer, an associate professor of biology at the…

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Anti-biofilm Wound Dressing Market: High Prevalence of Diabetes to Drive Growth of the Market in Near Future

The rise in the occurrence of chronic illnesses such as…

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Payers Continue to Release Pertinent Coverage Policies

At the 2021 SAWC Fall, this reimbursement consultant/educator/author was honored…

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Wound Care Technology: Advanced Tissue Therapeutics

Human knowledge is growing exponentially. This explosion is clearly evident…

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Expecting The Unexpected: When A Small Wound Has Big Implications

Acral lentiginous melanoma only accounts for only two to 10…

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Compassionate and Versatile Brush-Biopsy for Histologic Wound Sampling

Soft K-Biopsy® – SFT-1000   SoftBiopsy® is a sterile single-use…

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A Challenging Case Of Limb Preservation For A Patient With Neuropathic Pedal Dislocation

In the summer of 2020, an 82-year-old male presented to…

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Impact of repeated remote ischemic conditioning on diabetic foot ulcers: A proof-of-concept study

WRR Fireside Chat Series   The WHS Communications Committee is…

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Technology in Wound Care

In all fields of medicine, technology is changing and improving…

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Is There An Optimal Metatarsal Length To Prevent Reulceration After Ray Amputations?

The podiatric surgeon frequently utilizes partial ray amputations aiming to…

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Dove Press

Roles of Oxidative Stress and Raftlin in Wound Healing Under Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy

Negative-pressure wound therapy (NPWT) is an effective way to promote…

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Preventing complications at wound dressing changes

This module aims to make clinicians aware of: The importance…

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Executive Summary: Debridement

Canadian Best Practice Recommendations for Nurses Developed by Nurses Specialized…

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Determining Amputation Level To Optimize Functional Outcomes

Diabetes is the leading cause of non-traumatic amputations in the…

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APMA’s 2021 Diabetes Campaign, “Es Hora,” Focuses on Hispanic Males

November is Diabetes Awareness Month, and APMA’s Communications Committee is…

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Coding and Billing for the Foot and Ankle Surgeon

Take the first few steps to coding and billing by…

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Wound Care Gurus

Getting Back to Basic Wound Care

Author: Bill Richlen PT, WCC, DWC My 25 years in…

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Evidence in wound care

There is an ever-growing variety of products and devices available…

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Printing technique creates effective skin equivalent, heals wounds

Chronic wounds are deep and difficult to repair. Often, the…

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MolecuLight Announces Availability of its MolecuLight i:X® Platform on Epic’s App Orchard

Save MolecuLight i:X fluorescence wound images and measurements in Epic…

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NHS Resolution reviews medical negligence claims by patients with diabetes and lower limb complications

The NHS’s defence organisation, NHS Resolution, are reviewing past medical…

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Wound photography for evaluation of surgical site infection and wound healing after lower limb trauma

AIMS: Deep surgical site infection (SSI) is common after lower…

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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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Businesswire

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

BACKGROUND Wounds and their management are important in the practice…

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Wound Care Gurus

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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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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Efficacy of Hydromechanical Therapy in Nonhealing, Chronic Wounds

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

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

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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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The FDA’s Take on Diabetic Foot Ulcer Treatments

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

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

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

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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

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Safe and effective wound healing preparation reaches Clinical Phase II

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Malaysian Diabetics Develop Complications After Delayed Screening, Treatment

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Lower Extremity Wounds: Differential Assessment and Management

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Overcoming Health Inequities In Wound Care

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DDI holds course on managing diabetic foot complications

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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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2021 Desert Foot Virtual Conference

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

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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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FREE SAMPLE – THE GOLD STANDARD IN TOTAL CONTACT CASTING

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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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