Tag: wound care

Thousands of diabetic foot ulcer patients could benefit from topical oxygen...

A new Expert Panel Report, published in The Diabetic Foot Journal, recommends a new treatment algorithm for topical oxygen therapy in patients with diabetic...

NICE Endorses PICO negative pressure wound dressings for closed surgical incisions

The UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has released new recommendations for use of the PICO negative pressure wound dressing (Smith...

Misonix to acquire Solsys Medical for approximately US$97 million

Misonix, Inc., a provider of minimally invasive therapeutic ultrasonic medical devices, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Solsys Medical,...

The benefit of early ankle-brachial pressure index measurement for vascular wound...

CX Executive Board member Una Adderley (Wakefield, UK), director of the National Wound Care Strategy Programme for the National Health Service (NHS) England, spoke...

The increasing importance of interdisciplinary wound care

Keith Harding advocates for the increased involvement of medical staff in the treatment of patients with wound healing difficulties, as the number of chronic...

iWounds Workshop debut at CX 2019

The 2019 Charing Cross Symposium (CX; 15–18 April, London, UK) saw the introduction of a new strand of care with the debut of the...

Urgo Medical announces NICE recommendation of UrgoStart for diabetic and venous...

The UK's National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published new guidance recommending UrgoStart wound dressings (Urgo Medical) for treatment of diabetic...

Enrolment starts for efficacy study of human placental graft for diabetic...

StimLabs has announced the first patient enrolment in the company's clinical trial assessing the safety and efficacy of full-thickness human placental graft Revita as...