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|Title||The use of HCBD in the management of children with EB||Download File|
|Publication||Poster presentation at Wounds UK, Harrogate - November 2009|
|Key Points||A study to discuss the use of Suprasorb X and Suprasorb X+PHMB in infants and children with EB. Criteria included those suffering from pain, itching and those with chronic wounds. 2 case studies discussed.|
|Title||The treatment of young children with heel injuries after imnplementation of a clinical pathway using a HydroBalance dressing||Download File|
|Author||Alblas et al|
|Publication||Poster presentation, Wounds UK Harrogate, November 2010|
|Key Points||In the Netherlands parents use their bicycles as a mode of transport for their toddlers. Accidents often happen, causing very painful heel flap injuries. A study of 20 children with these wounds, using Suprasorb X+PHMB covered with a foam dressing fixed with a retention bandage|
|Title||The use of a HydroBalanced antimicrobial wound dressing in the debridement and management of an infected cannula site - a case study||Download File|
|Publication||Poster Presentation, Harrogate Wounds UK 2011|
|Key Points||A 6 year old child, severely immunocompromised with infected, necrotic cannula site. Wary of using a silver dressing on a child SuprasorbX+PHMB was used.|
|Title||Reduction in SSI's of children undergoing cardiac surgery||Download File|
|Author||Witter et al|
|Publication||EWMA May 2011|
|Key Points||A 4 step plan was devised to reduce SSIs in this high risk group. The plan which included the use of Suprasorb X+PHMB achieved a significant reduction.|
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