Archive for February, 2017

Wound Photography – How it Benefits Clinical Documentation

Accurate assessment and documentation of wounds is essential for developing a comprehensive plan of care. Photography now plays a key role in wound care. The use of digital photography has enhanced the reliability and accuracy of wound documentation. Though a wound assessment in patient files includes details such as location, depth, odor, condition of surrounding […]

Global Advanced Wound Care Management Market Growth Analysis

The recent market report from Transparency Market Research estimates that the advanced wound care management market will expand at a CAGR of 6.3% from 2016 to 2024 and rise from a valuation of  US$6,457.0 mn in 2015 to US$11,161.6 mn by 2024. Some of the key factors driving the increased demand for effective measures for […]

Non-healing Wounds – Assessment and Management

A wound is non-healing or chronic, if it does not improve even after three weeks, which is the normal healing time for wounds. The healing process for a normal wound includes three phases – Inflammation, Proliferation and Maturation. However, these three stages should progress in an orderly manner although they will overlap. The most common […]

Generating Fat Cells for Scar-less Wound Healing

Wound care requires constant monitoring for effective healing. That’s where an advanced wound care EMR solution comes in handy. But along with the healing aspect, depending on the seriousness and extent of the wound of course, there’s also the appearance aspect. Inevitably, scars form as wounds heal. Recent research has focused on this. Researching Fat […]