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2009-10-23 10:30:00

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Advanced Wound Management Division of Smith & Nephew, Inc., a subsidiary of Smith & Nephew Plc (LSE: SN; NYSE: SNN), highlighted the results of a multi-center study which demonstrates that gauze-based Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) achieves many of the common treatment goals defined for foam-based NPWT systems. These goals include a reduction in wound dimension, exudate, and improvement in granulation tissue. A...

2009-10-22 07:30:00

ADDISON, Texas, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ULURU Inc. (NYSE Alternext: ULU) today announced that a poster highlighting the benefits of using Altrazeal(TM) in the home care market segment will be among the Altrazeal(TM) posters being presented at the 24th Annual "Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin and Wound Care" in San Antonio, Texas from October 22-25. The poster, presented by Bobbie Spitz, R.N., M.S.N., CWS, from Aurora Home Health visiting nurse association of...

2009-10-22 06:30:00

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Advanced Wound Management Division of Smith & Nephew, Inc., a subsidiary of Smith & Nephew Plc (LSE: SN; NYSE: SNN), announced today that clinicians will present a total of 20 clinical posters featuring its Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Systems and ALLEVYN(TM) AG, ALLEVYN AG Gentle, ACTICOAT(TM) and IODOSORB(TM) advanced wound dressings during the 24th Annual Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin and Wound...

2009-10-21 07:30:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derma Sciences, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DSCI), a specialty medical device/pharmaceutical company focusing on advanced wound care, today announced that eleven clinical case series regarding its flagship product, MEDIHONEY®, will be presented at the upcoming October 22-25 Clinical Symposium on Advances in Skin & Wound Care in San Antonio. These presentations include: "Active Leptospermum Honey and Negative...

2009-10-13 09:46:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Reportlinker Adds US Wound Care Management Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2015 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0154750/Reportlinker-Adds-US-Wound-Care-Management-Market-Analysis-and-Forecasts-to-2015.html US Wound Care Management Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2015 Summary GlobalData's "US Wound Care Management Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2015"...

2009-09-24 09:45:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Wound Care Markets, 4th. Edition, Vol. I: Skin Ulcers http://www.reportlinker.com/p0109220/Wound-Care-Markets-4th-Edition-Vol-I-Skin-Ulcers.html Wound care is a constantly changing market. The trend toward cost-effective skin ulcer treatment remains embedded in management programs that emphasize prevention and early intervention. New wound care products and...

2009-08-27 09:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) today reported that a recent medical journal article highlights the challenges facing healthcare providers with respect to finding optimal treatments for patients with non-healing wounds. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20051018/CARDIUMLOGO) As reported in the Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, (JAAPA, August 2009), chronic wounds affect an estimated 5.7 million patients...

2009-08-17 08:00:00

SKILLMAN, N.J., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- ConvaTec, a world-leading developer and marketer of innovative medical technologies for community and hospital care, announced today the publication of new data demonstrating positive clinical results achieved with the Engenex((R)) Advanced Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) system. The Engenex((R)) NPWT System, utilizing low pressure (75 mm Hg) and EasyRelease(TM) dressings incorporating Bio-Dome(TM) Interface Technology, is designed to...

2009-06-29 08:00:00

BATESVILLE, Ind., June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hill-Rom (NYSE: HRC) today announced the sale of Hill-Rom's patents and intellectual property relating to Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) to Kinetic Concepts, Inc. (NYSE: KCI). Hill-Rom's NPWT portfolio included U.S. and foreign patents and patent applications covering innovations to NPWT components, protocols, and related therapies. The transaction is effective immediately. Terms were not disclosed. "The sale of these assets...

2009-05-07 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, May 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) and its subsidiary Tissue Repair Company (TRC) today announced significant new formulation enhancements for its Excellarate(TM) product candidate that are designed to simplify and broaden the use of Excellarate for diabetic ulcers, and also expand the potential applicability into a number of additional wound healing market opportunities, including pressure and venous stasis ulcers, as well as major surgical and...


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