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  • "We see patients living with non-healing wounds for a prolonged amount of time due to the lack of awareness of advanced wound care options," said Dr. Scott Covington, MD, FACS, Chief Medical Director for Healogics. "We work to educate community physicians...
  • For assistance in her process of healing, Jeannette Olsen was referred to the, Advanced Wound Care Center at Mercy Medical. "We offer every single treatment option here in Sioux City that you can get nationally from the East to the West Coast and all the...
  • the director of the Advanced Wound Center at Medical West. Thousands of people suffer with this problem. Those who have diabetes or have undergone radiation treatment can have problems healing due to reduced blood supply and tissue damage. “You’re not...
  • The thing to remember is that healing a wound like mine takes time. But I’m better every day and without the hyperbaric chamber, I would probably still be a long way from recovery.” Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), one of the center’s many advanced...
  • According to Advanced Tissue, choosing the best dressing for a diabetic wound is vital to adequate wound healing. As per the publication, proper wound dressing permits a stable moisture environment for the skin, allowing the wound to drain and the damaged...
  • Obesity — Being obese may compromise the ability for a wound to heal due to poor blood circulation. Advanced age — Elderly individuals account for about 85 percent of non-healing wounds nationwide. Smoking — Use of tobacco products can slow down the...
  • Some wounds might need advanced dressing; some might need a stitch... With the advent of new kinds of gauzes and compression therapy, we are hoping that diabetic wound healing will be faster and quicker. These technologies can help us save a foot from...
  • healing and prevention to help as many people as possible. The Wound Care Center at Baptist Health is one of only 800 that offers advanced therapy to patients suffering from chronic wounds. "In the Baptist Health Madisonville Wound Care Center, we are able...
  • (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity L.P. Inc., a leading global advanced wound care company, today announced Ramesh... of patients in these areas who would benefit from our portfolio of healing solutions,' said R. Andrew Eckert, President and CEO of Acelity.
  • It has long been known that macrophages play a key role in the normal wound healing process. These white cells specialize... It will take several years of research before this stage can be reached. This advanced personalized treatment could also make...