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Title Improvement of treatment of patients with venous leg ulcers by a new pain-reducing wound dressing with HydroBalance Download File
Author Dini, Bertone, Barbanera, Brill, Romanelli - Italy
Publication Poster Presentation, Wounds UK Harrogate, November 2008
Key Points 25 patient Clinical Study comparing Suprasorb X and Suprasorb P (foam dressing) with Suprasorb P (foam) alone. Single-blinded, mono-centric, prospective, controlled, randomised explorative comparison measured the trans--epidermal water loss (TEWL), redness for inflammation, skin hydration, wound size and pain.
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.
Title A cohort study on the treatment of diabetic foot ulcer patients using a monofilament debrider and a collagen dressing Download File
Author Rieke,nurse practitioner diabetic foot
Publication Poster EWMA 2012
Key Points 25 diabetic patients treated with Debrisoft to debride and SuprasorbC to kick start the healing process.

Quick Guide - Debrisoft in Practice

Quick Guide - Debrisoft in Practice

Wounds UK

Wounds UK

Key points
This handy guide clearly shows you how and when to use Debrisoft, plus handy tips and hints on getting the best results. Debrisoft is supported by NICE and helps you assess and debride hyperkeratosis, acute and chronic wounds.


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