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Atrium Medical Center division earns award for clinical excellence

MIDDLETOWNThe Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Services at Atrium Medical Center recently was recognized with a national award for clinical…

Smart bandages which tell doctor how wound is healing to begin trials

Smart bandages which can detect how well a wound is healing and send a progress report to the doctor will…

Laughlin Center Named Wound Care Center Of The Year

Laughlin Center for Wound Care and Hyperbarics has been honored as the Wound Care Center of the Year as well…

Control your claims: Pressure ulcer/wound care management

One of many dreaded tags from a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Survey is F-Tag 314 — Pressure ulcers. CMS…

Covenant Health Wound Care Experts Earn National, Regional Recognition

LUBBOCK, TX (NEWS RELEASE) - The Covenant Center for Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine has been honored as a Wound…

Palliative care patients

BY: NANCY MORGAN, RN, BSN, MBA, WOCN, WCC, CWCMS, DWC The World Health Organization defines palliative care as care that…

Think a Patient Has Rights? They Left.

by Dr. Michael Miller There are few absolutes in my universe. I know that my youngest daughter will gleefully and…

Wound care treatment explained at Rotary

When treating people for wounds, the care team preforms both a comprehensive diagnosis and comprehensive treatment, Kathy Khandaker, director of…

Managing chronic venous leg ulcers — what’s the latest evidence?

Chronic venous leg ulcers (CVLUs) affect nearly 2.2 million Americans annually, including an estimated 3.6% of people over the age…

Peptide nanofibers keep infections at bay

Researchers have developed a new infection-blocking material made of peptide-containing nanofibers that works against antibiotic-resistant bacteria and could one day…

Stem Cell Dynamic Therapy Could Heal Wounds

It's necessary for the skin to heal the wounds after getting injured. For the first time, scientists discovered that the…

One Doctor Exploring Wound Care on Earth and in Space

In laboratories all across the globe, scientists are uncovering new and exciting breakthroughs in the realm of wound healing. For instance,…