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Like Cling Wrap New Biomaterial Can Coat Tricky Burn Wounds

Like Cling Wrap, New Biomaterial Can Coat Tricky Burn Wounds And Block Out Infection

American Chemical Society Wrapping wound dressings around fingers and toes can be tricky, but for burn victims, guarding them against infection is critical. Today, scientists are reporting the development of novel, ultrathin coatings called...

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2014-08-18 04:21:02

MALVERN, Pa., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association for the Advancement of Wound Care (AAWC) is pleased to have partnered with the European Wound Management Association (EWMA) and the Australian Wound Management Association (AWMA) to develop an unprecedented guidance document entitled, "Managing Wounds as a Team." "AAWC is extremely pleased to have worked collaboratively with EWMA and AWMA to create a patient-centered, multidisciplinary document for all healthcare...

2014-08-12 08:30:01

-Significant Expansion in Altrazeal® Commercialization- ADDISON, Texas, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ULURU Inc. (OTCQB: ULUR), today provided an update on its recent Altrazeal(®) commercial activities. In the past 45 days, shipments to fulfil orders have been made to the United Arab Emirates and Romania. Also, additional shipments have been made to Italy and Afghanistan to fulfil their initial orders. Prior to the end of August we will be shipping the initial orders for another...

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...

2014-08-04 12:28:25

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Wound Healing Partnering 2009-2014 http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_supplies/hospital_supplies/wound_healing_partnering_2007_2013.html The report will be delivered in PDF format within 3 working days of receipt of order. If print or CD-Rom version purchased, the report will be sent by courier using express service. Wound Healing Partnering 2009-2014 report provides understanding...

2014-08-04 08:27:45

Access to Apligraf® is Improved for Veterans with Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers and Venous Leg Ulcers CANTON, Mass., Aug 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Organogenesis Inc. announced today that it has been awarded Federal Supply Schedule Contract V797D-30288 with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for Apligraf®, the only product with FDA approval for the treatment of both diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) and venous leg ulcers (VLUs). This five-year contract includes an option to extend its...

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,...

2014-08-01 12:25:56

DALLAS, August 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new research report "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" published by MarketsandMarkets, the global Wound Care Market is expected to reach $18.3 Billion by 2019 from $15.6 Billion in 2014, growing at...

2014-07-22 16:27:39

EpiFix® shown to have most rapid and complete wound healing, least wastage and lowest cost per patient among three advanced wound care products in retrospective analysis of data. MARIETTA, Ga., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, processor and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced for investors today that a peer-reviewed study, "An Evaluation of...

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...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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