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  • New Market Research Report Wound Care in Romania

    Sun, 05 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Akron General expands wound care services as demand increases

    Sat, 04 Jul 2015

    Beacon Journal Female Scholar Athlete of the Year: Hudson’s Sarah Wolanske perseveres through injury; ready to continue to shine at Miami University - 9:31 PM Beacon Journal Male Scholar Athlete of the Year: Mark Dickerhoof graduates from Jackson with ...

  • 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 ...

  • Health Tip: Should I Bandage a Wound?

    Fri, 03 Jul 2015

    (HealthDay News) -- Proper wound care can promote healing and ward off infection. The American Academy of Family Physicians advises: An unbandaged wound typically stays more dry and heals more quickly. Wounds that may become dirty or may be irritated by ...

  • 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 ...

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