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  • Global Advanced Wound Care Market Outlook 2018

    Wed, 20 May 2015

    Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Advanced Wound Care Market Outlook 2018" report to their offering. (Logo: ...

  • Tencent Leads $750K Investment In Wound-Care Startup, Tissue Analytics

    Sat, 16 May 2015

    Another investment for Chinese Internet giant Tencent: it’s led a $750,000 seed funding round in Baltimore-based Tissue Analytics. Existing investor DreamIt Health — the Philadelphia-based accelerator program for medtech startups which Tissue ...

  • Corning Hospital may add wound care clinic

    Mon, 25 May 2015

    Guthrie is considering the addition of a wound care clinic at the recently completed Corning Hospital in East Corning. The organization will seek a modification of their existing permits at the 68-acre hospital site at a hearing before the Town of Corning ...

  • Monday Medical: Why wound care?

    Fri, 15 May 2015

    It may just start with a tiny cut or callus. But for people with conditions like diabetes or peripheral vascular disease, that small opening in the skin can grow into a gaping wound that doesn’t heal. That’s when wound care comes into play. Wound care ...

  • Electric wound care developed in England

    Mon, 18 May 2015

    Researchers at the University of Manchester are developing a shocking new solution to an age old problem: A medical method that can improve wound healing by electrifying a patient’s skin. Dr. Ardeshir Bayat and his colleagues recruited 40 volunteers and ...

  • Health Alert: Wound Care Awareness Week

    Fri, 22 May 2015

    Dr. Susan Garner is joined us for our Health Alert segment from the UHC Wound Care Center. This week we will be answering the following questions: Why wound care awareness week is so important? Diabetes accounts for a large number of these cases, so with ...

  • Abbot left with bleeding facial wound and broken arm after mauling by big cat at 'Tiger Temple' in Thailand

    Mon, 25 May 2015

    On Saturday the monk, abbot Luang Ta Jan, 64, was admitted into intensive care at Thanakarn Hospital with injuries including a bleeding facial wound as well a broken arm and tooth. His doctor and hospital director Sahathep Sawarngnet dismissed reports the ...

  • How to properly care for a skin tear

    Sun, 24 May 2015

    ... or a wound care specialist. Kathleen Mahan, ARNP, MSN, WCC, is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner with Physicians’ Primary Care of Southwest Florida in the Fort Myers Family & Internal Medicine office at 7381 College Parkway (239-482-1010).

  • NWH Wound Care, Hyperbaric Program Receives Center Of Distinction Award

    Thu, 14 May 2015

    MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. -- Northern Westchester Hospital (NWH) announced Thursday that it has received the Center of Distinction Award, which was given to the hospital’s Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Program by Healogics, Inc., the nation’s largest ...

  • BRMC wound center receives national attention

    Mon, 18 May 2015

    Inc., known to be the nation's largest provider of advanced wound-care services. The Mountain Home center was given the award for its clinical outcomes, which specifically includes that the center achieved a patient satisfaction rate with a minimum of 92 ...

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