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Ellie Lindsay honoured for service to nursing

Ellie Lindsay honoured for service to nursing

Former district nurse and pioneer of the Leg Club model has been honoured in the Queen's Birthday list for service to nursing with an Order of the British Empire (OBE).

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Urgo Foundation: DFU Award 2015

Urgo Foundation: DFU Award 2015

The Urgo Foundation diabetic foot ulcer (DFU) award is granted every year to health care professionals who have innovative ideas, initiatives and practices for the prevention and management of Diabetic Foot Ulcers. Projects may be submitted by any healthcare...

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Accel-Heal to be available on prescription from October 2015

Accel-Heal to be available on prescription from October 2015

Synapse Electroceutical Ltd, the company behind Accel-Heal is pleased to confirm that Accel-Heal will be listed in the October 2015 edition of the Drug Tariff, and available on prescription across England & Wales.

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Call for abstracts. Wounds UK, Harrogate 2015

Call for abstracts. Wounds UK, Harrogate 2015

Wounds UK are pleased to announce the call for abstracts for the 2015 Wounds UK Annual Conference, held at the Harrogate International Centre.

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Editor's picks

Cuticell Contact: Making the Case

Cuticell Contact: Making the Case

Wound contact dressings are single layer, very thin and flexible. This Making the Case focuses on the clinical, economic and patient benefits of using Cuticell Contact in practice and the rationale for dressing selection.

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Quick Guide: Innovations in Pressure Redistribution

Quick Guide: Innovations in Pressure Redistribution

This Quick Guide focuses on the assessment of at risk areas and the implementation of innovative strategies for prevention of heel pressure ulcers. In particular, it looks at how design can aid pressure redistribution for improved care.

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Quick Guide: Mepilex XT

Quick Guide: Mepilex XT

Mepilex XT is a soft, conformable foam dressing designed to transfer exudate rapidly into the absorbent foam pad. Safetac technology seals the wound edges, preventing leakage and subsequent periwound maceration, while minimising the risk of pain and wound...

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