Archive for March, 2016

Risk of Diabetic Foot Ulcer Amputations Set to Increase

The advantages of a wound EMR system are being realized in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs). The number of people with diabetes is set to double in the coming two decades, according to studies by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). The agency is aiming at reducing amputations caused by diabetic […]

Research Reveals How Cells Migrate to Heal Wounds

Wound care is a prompt requirement since untreated wounds could end up in fatalities. However, the fact that the body acts to heal a wound is almost taken for granted – the instant action of cells to rush to the wound site to heal it is in fact remarkable. This process was recently studied by […]

Research Discovers Possibility for Faster Diabetic Wound Healing

Chronic wound care management for diabetic patients has always been a tricky affair, on account of the significantly long period of time for wounds to heal. Healing of chronic wounds has always been a tough and difficult process for diabetic individuals. The precise reason behind diabetic wounds failing to heal has not been fully identified, […]