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2014-01-03 16:22:36

DUBLIN, January 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6kpn4c/wound_dressings) has announced the addition of the "Wound Dressings Market - Global Industry Size, Market Share, Trends, Analysis, and Forecast 2012 - 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6kpn4c/wound_dressings ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The report provides a refined statistical...

2013-12-26 23:04:59

Lifeguard Master has recently released a new line of trauma bags, EMS bags, and EMT bags for EMT’s and rescue professionals. Bags are pre-assembled and offered in a variety of sizes to meed the demanding needs of EMT’s. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 At Lifeguard Master, customers receive excellent products that are constantly evaluated with modern technology in mind and are offered at incredibly low prices. Now available at Lifeguard Master are quality created trauma...

2013-12-26 16:21:37

DUBLIN, December 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rpp4xk/disposable#summary) has announced the addition of the "Disposable Medical Gloves - Global Strategic Business Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rpp4xk/disposable#summary ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Disposable Medical Gloves in...

2013-12-19 23:03:05

Comprehensive two-day wound management review prepares clinicians for CWSP®, CWS®, or CWCA® certification exams. Malvern, PA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 Tweet This: The #Wound #Certification Prep Course Has Been Named the “Recommended Review Course” by the @abwmcertified Foundation http://bit.ly/1cCDMal Wound Certification Prep Course (WCPC), the industry-leading, wound management review and preparatory course for clinicians interested in gaining a better understanding of...

2013-12-16 23:02:52

If treated quickly, the severity of many sports injuries, including head injuries, can be lessened with proper and fast care on the field before paramedics arrive, says a SureFire CPR spokesman. Orange, CA (PRWEB) December 16, 2013 Long-term effects of sports injuries as reported in recent nightly TV news has served both to increase parental concerns for their children's sports safety - but also to emphasize the importance of an "Emergency Preparedness Play," says Zack...

2013-12-12 08:31:45

CHICAGO, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 3rd Annual Meeting of the American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair was convened in Chicago, attended by 280 physicians, nurses, researchers, industry leaders, government representatives, and patients. The two day conference was co-chaired by Dr. William Ennis, Professor of Surgery at University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), and Dr. William Li, president of the Angiogenesis Foundation. "This year, the ACWH's...

2013-12-06 08:24:43

LANGHORNE, Pa., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Surgical procedures have come a long way, thanks to technological advancements and better-trained surgeons. This means that superior results can be expected even in high-risk surgeries. However, surgery is one thing; healing is another. A gap exists between what is and what could be. For example, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the 2009 rates of death from complications of medical and surgical care per 100,000...

2013-12-04 23:04:44

The new Centers for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Therapy at CarePoint Health provide the latest cutting-edge technology in wound treatment. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 In a move to expand the availability of its innovative treatment for chronic wounds, CarePoint Health has opened state-of-the-art wound care centers at two Hudson County hospitals. The new Centers for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Therapy at CarePoint Health provide the latest cutting-edge technology in wound...

2013-12-03 23:21:02

Industry leader in wound care education adds intensive two-day prep course to portfolio, announces 2014 training schedule. Malvern, PA (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 HMP Communications Holdings, LLC, a leader in healthcare communications and education, is proud to announce the acquisition of Wound Certification Prep Course (WCPC), an in-depth, two-day preparatory course for clinicians interested in preparing for the wound certification board examinations, becoming re-certified, or gaining a...

2013-11-28 23:04:31

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Japanese Market for Wound and Tissue Management. London (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 In 2012, the Japanese market for wound and tissue management was valued at over $1.5 billion, a 1.6% increase over 2011. The wound and tissue management market includes wound closure devices, moist dressings, antimicrobial dressings, interactive dressings, traditional dressings, hemostats, tissue sealants, anti-adhesion products and negative...


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Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
2013-04-30 13:21:44

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, commonly known as CPR, is an emergency procedure performed in an effort to preserve brain function and manually pump blood through to the body’s vital organs, until further measures are taken to restore spontaneous circulation. CPR is indicated in cardiac arrest patients, but may also be performed on patients with an unresponsive presentation or those experiencing agonal breaths or severe and prolonged arrhythmias such as bradycardia or tachycardia. The first...

Cold Compression Therapy
2013-03-04 15:59:27

Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...

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