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How to care for pediatric burn wounds

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | May 11, 2016

Wound care specialists may be called on to treat pediatric burn patients after discharge from a hospital or emergency department, write Claire Sanger and Brinda Thimmappa, assistant professors in plastic and reconstructive surgery. They emphasize the importance of using dressings on burn wounds and recommend dressing options based on burn severity. They also suggest physical therapy for patients with full-thickness burns and those who have undergone surgery. Today's Wound Clinic magazine (5/2016)


CDC traces SSI to amniotic membrane grafts

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | May 11, 2016

CMS adds 6 quality measures to Nursing Home Compare

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | May 04, 2016

NPUAP changes "pressure ulcer" to "pressure injury"

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | May 18, 2016

ConvaTec reportedly considering IPO

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | May 18, 2016

Mont. wound care center helps promote field, educate local college students

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2016

Wound care nurse's career spans disciplines, decades

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | May 04, 2016

Study shows need for cognitive screening in patients with DFU

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | May 18, 2016

Melinta to seek approval for skin infection treatment

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | May 18, 2016

Administration releases Medicaid managed care regulations

Advanced Tissue SmartBrief | Apr 27, 2016


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FDA advisory panels call for mandatory opioid training for physicians

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CMS issues guidance for quality measurement under MACRA

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CMS adds 6 quality measures to Nursing Home Compare

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Administration releases Medicaid managed care regulations

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