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Conference poster

Title Successful therapy of critically-colonised or locally-infected wounds with a new hydrobalanced biocellulose-based wound dressing with polyhexanide on outpatients Download File
Author Mosti, Mattaliano, Schmitz, Abel
Publication Poster Presentation, Wounds UK Harrogate, November 2008
Key Points 60 patients (11 with critically colonized or locally infected wounds), antimicrobial action, donation and absorption, use under compression ,ulcer healing, bacterial burden, pain, and periwound skin.

Journal

Title The CHROSS Checker: a tool kit to detect early skin changes associated with venous and lymphovenous disease. Download File
Author Janice Bianchi
Publication Journal of Community Nursing October 2013
Key Points A practical guide to matching condition to hosiery to delay disease progression.
Title Short stretch bandages Download File
Author Sylvie Hampton
Publication Infection UK 2000
Key Points Explanation of 4LB, LS,SSB. Mobility Issues. Effectiveness and cost issues

The Debrisoft monafilament debridement pad for use in acute or chronic wounds

The Debrisoft monafilament debridement pad for use in acute or chronic wounds

Publication
Medical technology guidance

Author
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)

Key points
New NICE Guidance recommends the use of Debrisoft as part of the management of acute or chronic wounds in community settings. According to NICE, hundreds of thousands of patients with wounds requiring debridement could benefit from Debrisoft. Using Debrisoft on these patients could save the NHS in the region of £15 million annually.

 

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