Archive for November, 2016

Diabetic Foot Ulcer Prevention – Tips to Consider

Because of less blood flow to affected areas and reduced white blood cell function, people with diabetes often heal more slowly than normal. Diabetic foot ulcers (DFU) are the most common reason for hospital stays among people with diabetes. These complex, chronic wounds can have a major long-term impact on the morbidity, mortality and quality […]

Gene Therapy Works for Wound Healing of Blistering Skin Diseases

Skin diseases are common. Wound healing is hard for blistering skin diseases. Epidermolysis Bullosa is such a disease, where patients experience intense pain throughout their lives. No effective treatments were available to reduce the severity of their symptoms. The most severe form of this disease is Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (RDEB), which often includes chronic […]

Global Advanced Wound Care Management Market Growth Analysis 2016-24

Most hospitals and wound care clinics now prefer to use advanced wound care products that are specially designed for the treatment of more complex wounds. Such products including advanced dressings, wound care EMRs and apps have demonstrated their capability in speeding up the process of wound healing and recovery. According to a recent market report […]

‘Electric Bandage’ Developed by NASA Promotes the Wound Healing Process

Can electric activity facilitate wound healing? NASA says “Yes”. The American Space Agency, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) recently developed an innovative bandage that uses electric charge to heal the wound in considerably less time. A slim, self-contained alternative to electrical stimulation devices for accelerated wound healing, this high-tech, innovative electro-active bandage provides several […]