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The Three-Dimensional Structure of Porcine Bladder... : Advances in Skin & Wound Care

The Three-Dimensional Structure of Porcine Bladder... : Advances in Skin & Wound Care

Author Information Qinxin Liu, MD, is Research Fellow, Tissue Engineering and Wound Healing Laboratory, Division of Plastic Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Trauma Surgeon, Department of Traumatic Surgery, Tongji Hospital,

WCA Wound Care Hero Takes the Stage Again

WCA Wound Care Hero Takes the Stage Again

On March 26, 2021, Vaughn Schnakenberg made a few final adjustments on the ‘76 Corvette he’d lovingly restored for his wife and took it out for a test drive. Minutes later, a drunk driver traveling at a high rate of speed broadsided him, smashing the

The Conundrum of Turning/Repositioning Frequency, Sleep... : Advances in Skin & Wound Care

The Conundrum of Turning/Repositioning Frequency, Sleep... : Advances in Skin & Wound Care

A pressure injury (PI), formerly known as a pressure ulcer, is “localized damage to the skin and underlying soft tissue usually over a bony prominence or related to medical or other devices.” Pressure injuries are traditionally staged, and the stages are

Healing from the inside out

Healing from the inside out

Dennis Herbert, 72, a three-time cancer survivor and lead guitarist in a classic rock band, is no stranger to challenges. But he was worried that radiation damage to his tissue from his cancer treatment would get the best of him. Defeating prostate cancer

How can we reduce the environmental impact of wound management? | Nursing Times

How can we reduce the environmental impact of wound management? | Nursing Times

How can we reduce the environmental impact of wound management? 01 August, 2022 The National Wound Care Strategy Programme’s recommendations aim to improve sustainability and reduce carbon emissions Abstract This article explores the anticipated impact on

The 2021 Update on Pressure Injuries: A Review of the... : Advances in Skin & Wound Care

The 2021 Update on Pressure Injuries: A Review of the... : Advances in Skin & Wound Care

The literature on pressure injuries (PIs) continues to grow, and many important publications have appeared in the past year. However, as we enter the third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, the authors have noticed interesting trends in the PI literature. Of

Why Being Wound Care Certified Matters and How to Become One

Why Being Wound Care Certified Matters and How to Become One

It is a striking truth that chronic wounds are on the rise in the United States with 8.2 million people suffering from a non-healing wound, and climbing.¹ A chronic wound is a wound that cannot move through the healing process, generally taking longer than 4

3M Announces Plans to Create Long Term Value Through Spin-Off of Health Care Business

3M Announces Plans to Create Long Term Value Through Spin-Off of Health Care Business

ST. PAUL, Minn., July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- 3M (NYSE: MMM) today announced its intent to spin off its Health Care business, resulting in two world-class public companies well positioned to pursue their respective growth plans.  The New 3M will remain a

Understanding the Phases of Wound Healing

Understanding the Phases of Wound Healing

Understanding the Phases of Wound Healing: A Comprehensive Guide and More!

Living with diabetes poses a range of challenges, from