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Wound-care dressing gains FDA approval

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 15, 2017

British wound-care product developer Crawford Healthcare received FDA approval for KerraCel AG, a medical dressing that soaks up fluid and bacteria in chronic wounds such as diabetic ulcers and pressure sores. The dressing contains silver to kill antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model) (02/14)


New wound healing technique harvests only top skin layer

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 08, 2017

ADA updates guidelines for diabetic neuropathy prevention, treatment

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 22, 2017

SkinGun uses patients' own cells to aid burn healing

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 01, 2017

Study supports use of EST for chronic wounds

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 01, 2017

Ill. rehab center recognized for wound care

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 01, 2017

UK hospitals use mirrors to monitor pressure ulcers on heels

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 15, 2017

Extracellular matrix powder can aid in tissue reconstruction

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 08, 2017

Low blood pressure, shock predict severe pressure ulcers in ICU patients

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 22, 2017

Wound-healing gel tested on diabetic cells

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Feb 08, 2017


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