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  • How to do it ... Wound care staff education

    Mon, 06 Jul 2015

    Few issues confronting long-term care administrators are more thoroughly vetted and researched than proper wound care techniques. But being rich in wound care information and poor in competent staff to provide it is a bad combination. Experts here provide ...

  • New Market Research Report Wound Care in Romania

    Mon, 06 Jul 2015

    Wound care enjoys stable growth as it responds to the basic need to care for minor injuries. Value sales growth slowed down somewhat in 2014 to 5% after 9% and 15% growth in 2013 and 2012 respectively. The milder growth is attributable to the wide ...

  • Medela, Inc. Receives Wound Care Education Institute, Inc.® Certification

    Tue, 30 Jun 2015

    MCHENRY, Ill., June 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Medela, Inc., has partnered with the Wound Care Education Institute, Inc.® (WCEI), the country's leading wound care education provider, to provide industry certification to Medela's professional wound care staff.

  • EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE AT NANTICOKE WOUND CARE AND HYPERBARIC CENTER

    Mon, 29 Jun 2015

    A minor cut or scratch poses little problem for most of us. However, for the 5 million Americans who lack the ability to heal properly due to poor blood circulation from diabetes, paralysis, or other problems, a simple sore or cut can result in serious ...

  • Wound Care Center awarded

    Sun, 28 Jun 2015

    The Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Stephenville has once again been named a center of excellence and distinction by Healogics, Inc. for outstanding teamwork, clinical outcomes and financial success.

  • Wound Care Advantage Hosts Its First UHMS Approved 40-Hour Introduction to Hyperbaric Medicine Course

    Tue, 30 Jun 2015

    Earlier this month Wound Care Advantage (WCA) held the company's first UHMS approved 40-hour Introduction to Hyperbaric Medicine Course. Clinicians from WCA partnering hospitals across the country, met in Anaheim, California for a jam packed weekend of ...

  • Wound Care Center helps residents heal

    Tue, 30 Jun 2015

    You scrape your knee as a child — it heals quickly and without much thought. Healing might come more slowly as you get older, but you can be fairly assured that your “boo-boos” will heal. For some, however, the healing process never seems to come ...

  • Rubbing salt out of a wound, a storied artifact goes on sale

    Mon, 06 Jul 2015

    When Emma died in 1935, eight years after her husband, she left the collection to relatives and to the care homes she and her husband founded for elderly Jews and Christians in Hamburg. But the Nazis took over the entire bequest, selling it in a 1937 ...

  • Bringing care of chronic wounds up to date

    Tue, 30 Jun 2015

    The digital age has finally reached two of the oldest medical problems: bedsores and skin ulcers, which can be incredibly painful and take forever to heal. Doctors often track the progression of these wounds over months, sometimes years, switching up ...

  • Keep wounds moist to boost healing rate’

    Sat, 04 Jul 2015

    doctors who gathered in the city for the 3rd Chennai advanced wound care conference advise otherwise. "Several studies over the years have proved that leaving a wound moist will help it heal twice as faster," said wound care specialist Dr Rajesh Kesavan of ...

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