negative pressure wound therapy, wound healing and silver, cost savings



  1. Karr, Jeffrey C. DPM
  2. de Mola, Fernando Loret MD
  3. Pham, Tri MD
  4. Tooke, Leslie RN


ABSTRACT: A 20-patient case series is presented, demonstrating the incorporation of a silver antimicrobial negative-pressure dressing and a negative-pressure wound therapy device for improved healing outcomes, decreased nursing time expenditure, and decreased cost expenditure.