Articles about wound care


Secondary Wound Dressing Application: Tips to Extend Wear Time

Last updated: 06/16/2019

Secondary dressings can be an effective tool to protect the primary dressing or provide additional functionality beyond the primary dressing. Hydrocolloid or foam dressings can...

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Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers With Inforatio Technique to Promote Wound Healing

Last updated: 06/16/2019

This trial will examine the feasibility of conducting a definitive randomized clinical trial that tests whether inforatio technique will reduce time to healing of diabetic foot...

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Perceptions of Wound Biofilm by Wound Care Clinicians

Last updated: 06/16/2019

Perceptions of Wound Biofilm by Wound Care Clinicians Rapid Communication Perceptions of Wound Biofilm by Wound Care Clinicians Authors Login or Register to download PDF March...

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Making sure patients have the ostomy supplies they need - Wound Care Advisor

Last updated: 06/16/2019

No matter where you work or who your distributors are, ensuring the patient has sufficient ostomy supplies can be a challenge. Whether you’re the nurse, the physician, the...

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Edema, Causes, Risk Factors and Treatment

Last updated: 06/16/2019

Edema, (alternate spelling: oedema) formerly referred to as dropsy or hydropsy, is the swelling of the body's tissues due to excess interstitial fluid retention. Edema can occur...

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Evaluating the Effects of a Pressure Injury Prevention... : Advances in Skin & Wound Care

Last updated: 06/16/2019

DESIGN, SETTING, AND PARTICIPANTS: This intervention study was conducted in the anesthesiology and reanimation ICU (ARICU) of a university hospital. The study included two...

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Wound Care Devices, Apps, Integrations, and Analytics: A Digital Health Platform Overview for Industry and Clinicians

Last updated: 06/14/2019

Computer vision, machine learning, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) integrations, clinical decision support -- a new class of digital health technologies are transforming the...

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The Right Diabetes Care Can Avoid Amputations and Save Lives - Future of Personal Health

Last updated: 06/14/2019

Diabetes is the fastest growing disease in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention predict that by 2050, 1 out of 3 Americans will be...

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Wounds and the Lymphatic System

Last updated: 06/13/2019

The lymphatic system is an incredibly complex network of tissues and organs. Together, this network regulates fluid balance, transports fatty acids from the gastrointestinal...

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Acute Surgical Wounds Part I: Who's Managing the Wound?

Last updated: 06/12/2019

Welcome to the first in a series of blogs focusing on acute surgical wound management. Future segments will discuss steps toward developing an acute surgical wound service...

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