Topical Gel for Wound Management Unveiled
Excellagen is a syringe-based topical gel product for the management of diabetic foot ulcers, pressure ulcers, and other dermal wounds.
Antimicrobial Hydrogel Launched for Necrotic Wounds
Normlgel Ag is an antimicrobial hydrogel said to be effective in assisting the debridement and desloughing process in dry necrotic wounds, while maintaining a moist wound environment for optimal wound healing.
New Burn Dressing Introduced
AQUACEL Ag BURN dressing is a new wound dressing for the management of partial-thickness burns and donor sites that incorporates its manufacturer’s proprietary hydrofiber technology with ionic silver.
Save the Date!
Mark your calendars now for the 27th Annual Clinical Symposium on Wound Care, October 20-23, 2012, at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada.
From the pages of Advances in Skin & Wound Care
Earn CE/CME credit by reading this peer-reviewed, continuing education article from Advances in Skin & Wound Care
and taking the test.
Comprehensive Programs for Preventing Pressure Ulcers: A Review of the Literature
Andrea Niederhauser, MPH; Carol VanDeusen Lukas, EdD; Victoria Parker DBA; Elizabeth A. Ayello, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, CWON, MAPWCA, FAAN; Karen Zulkowski, DNS, RN; and Dan Berlowitz MD, MPH