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Non-comparative clinical study, conducted in France, to evaluate efficacy, tolerance and acceptability for the wound dressing URGO AWC_019 in the treatment of acute wounds, chronic wounds and epidermolysis bullosa skin lesions
URGO AWC_019 dressing (AWC=Advanced Wound Care)
Not yet recruiting
Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-08-26T21:54:16-0400
Assessment of efficacy and safety for a new wound dressing URGO 310 3166 in the local treatment of venous or mixed leg ulcers: a European, randomised clinical trial.
The purpose of this study is to look at the use of the wound vacuum assisted closure (VAC) versus standard wet to dry dressing in treating lower leg fasciotomies.
Chronic wounds are a source of significant morbidity and escalated healthcare costs. The wound care professional has a myriad of modern wound dressings to choose from, each of which has be...
This is a prospective randomized study evaluating the use of a prophylactic incision wound vac dressing, applied in the OR, on patients undergoing posterior spine surgery with a BMI>35. Pa...
Patients who meet the inclusion criteria will be provided with fibrillar collagen powder dressing. The powder dressing will be used in accordance with its label. After cleansing the wound ...
In March 2018, the Explorer study, an international, double-blind, randomised controlled trial (RCT), established that adding a TLC-NOSF (UrgoStart Contact, Laboratoires Urgo, France) dressing to good...
The care of any wound in the community requires multidisciplinary working between healthcare professionals. In this article, the authors offer five generalisable principles that colleagues providing c...
Chitosan (CS) is a biodegradable and biocompatible polysaccharide that displays immune-stimulatory effects and anti-bacterial properties for facilitating wound closure. Over the years, different CS-ba...
Wound care forms a large component of the ever-increasing workload of district and community nurses. The need for a cost-effective product that can be used on a variety of wounds and that meets multip...
The diversity of wound types has gathered momentum to develop a wide range of wound dressings to improve different aspects of the wound healing process. Wound healing is a dynamic, complex and highly ...
The application of a vacuum across the surface of a wound through a foam dressing cut to fit the wound. This removes wound exudates, reduces build-up of inflammatory mediators, and increases the flow of nutrients to the wound thus promoting healing.
Removal of degenerated and necrotic epithelium and underlying connective tissue of a periodontal pocket in an effort to convert a chronic ulcerated wound to an acute surgical wound, thereby insuring wound healing and attachment or epithelial adhesion, and shrinkage of the marginal gingiva. The term is sometimes used in connection with smoothing of a root surface or ROOT PLANING. (Jablonski; Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
Pathologic process consisting of a partial or complete disruption of the layers of a surgical wound.
A disease caused by tetanospasmin, a powerful protein toxin produced by CLOSTRIDIUM TETANI. Tetanus usually occurs after an acute injury, such as a puncture wound or laceration. Generalized tetanus, the most common form, is characterized by tetanic muscular contractions and hyperreflexia. Localized tetanus presents itself as a mild condition with manifestations restricted to muscles near the wound. It may progress to the generalized form.
Advanced and highly specialized care provided to medical or surgical patients whose conditions are life-threatening and require comprehensive care and constant monitoring. It is usually administered in specially equipped units of a health care facility.
Anything that breaks the skin is a wound because when the skin is broken, there's a risk of germs getting into the body and causing an infection. Follow and track Wound Care News on BioPortfolio: Wound Car...
Acne Dermatology Eczema Psoriasis Wound Care Dermatology is the medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of skin disorders (Oxford Medical Dictionary). As well as studying how the skin works, dermatology covers...