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2014-08-20 23:09:08

Building on their Big Data healthcare success and momentum, Jvion uses predictive analytics to accurately predict and prevent stage iii and iv pressure ulcers. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Building on growing success by applying Big Data to healthcare, Jvion successfully predicted stage iii and iv pressure ulcers with extremely high accuracy levels that, in some situations, approached 90%. A company spokesperson commented that these accuracy levels have never been achieved in...

2014-08-08 23:04:34

Wound Care Market is driven by several factors which include the rising incidences of hospital-acquired infections and the increasing awareness about the latest technologies in the market. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/wound-care-market-371.html (PRWEB) August 08, 2014 The Report “Wound Care Market by Type (Traditional (Wound Closure, Anti infective), Basic (Films, Cleansing), Advanced (Hydrogels, Hydrocolloids, Alginate, Collagen), Active (Artificial Skin & Skin...

2014-08-06 12:29:05

PLEASANTON, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaf Healthcare, Inc., an innovative medical technology company focusing on wireless patient monitoring solutions, announced today it has joined the Corporate Advisory Council (CAC) of the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP). "We are tremendously proud and extremely excited to be part of the Corporate Advisory Council of the prestigious National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel," said Barrett Larson, MD, Chief Medical Officer...

2014-08-03 16:20:59

DALLAS, August 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wound Care Market by Type (Traditional (Wound Closure, Anti infective), Basic (Films, Cleansing), Advanced (Hydrogels, Hydrocolloids, Alginate, Collagen), Active (Artificial Skin & Skin Substitutes), Pressure Relief Devices, NPWT) - Global Forecast to 2019 is an August 2014 industry research report spread across 320 pages. Profiling companies like 3M Company, Baxter International, Inc., Coloplast A/S, Convatec Healthcare B S.A.R.L,...

2014-07-30 12:30:40

PLEASANTON, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- El Camino Hospital, a leader in the use of technology to improve patient care, is utilizing the Leaf Patient Monitoring system to help prevent hospital-acquired pressure ulcers by monitoring the position and movement of patients susceptible to bed sores. The decision was made after conducting a six month-long, 138-patient study of the system, which showed dramatic improvement in compliance with the hospital's patient turn protocols....

2014-07-24 08:34:02

Over 90% of respondents to a post-clinical briefing survey agree that sub-epidermal moisture (SEM) is a meaningful biomarker for the early indication of pressure-induced tissue damage LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bruin Biometrics (BBI), a pioneer in biometric-sensor based medical devices, announced today that after two weeks of clinical briefings to over 200 pressure ulcer experts throughout the European Union, it gained substantial concurrence on both the clinical...

2014-07-22 12:23:34

PORTLAND, Oregon, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by Allied Market Research titled, "Global advanced wound care and closure market (types, applications, end user and geography) - Size, Share, Global Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Opportunities, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 - 2020", suggests that the global advanced wound care and closure market will reach $20.5 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 8.0% from 2014 to 2020....

2014-07-17 23:11:33

Tealwood Senior Living, leading providers of long-term skilled nursing care, short-term rehabilitation solutions, independent and assisted living has selected WoundRounds® to automate its wound care management and risk prevention. Schaumburg, IL (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Tealwood Senior Living, leading providers of long-term skilled nursing care, short-term rehabilitation solutions, independent and assisted living has selected WoundRounds® to automate its wound care management and...

2014-06-26 12:30:51

LONDON, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Wound Debridement Products Industryhttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/hospital_supplies/global_wound_debridement_products_industry.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Wound Debridement Products in US$ Thousand. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of...

2014-06-04 08:33:35

Clinical study supports updating long-term care practices ROCK HILL, S.C., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After five years of continuous refinement, Dignity Continence Solutions now creates permanent behavior change that supports natural sleep patterns and improves outcomes. Clinicians know that incontinence related moisture often results in skin irritation and breakdown(1),(2). To combat these negative effects, caregivers routinely check and change absorbent products up to nine...


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