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  1. Programme 2017 Wounds UK Harrogate
    Programme 2017 Wounds UK Harrogate VIEW PDF

    Download your copy of this year's Wounds UK Harrogate programme. Please note Made Easy interactive sessions are first-come first-served.

  2. Wounds UK host their first webinar of 2017, which focuses on the recently launched best practice statement on holistic management of venous leg ulceration.
    Wounds UK host their first webinar of 2017, which focuses on the recently launched best practice statement on holistic management of venous leg ulceration.

    The first Wounds UK webinar of 2017, which focuses on the recently launched best practice statement on holistic management of venous leg ulceration. The best practice statement was developed to meet the needs of UK clinicians and patients, it provides a clear...

  3. Huddersfield University & ConvaTec join forces to survey nurses-Education survey
    Huddersfield University & ConvaTec join forces to survey nurses-Education survey

    With restrictions on NHS resources, training budgets can often be the first to be cut. Huddersfield University and ConvaTec are working together to understand clinician’s educational needs, what resources are currently available and what should be made...

  4. EPUAP 2017: One Voice for Pressure Ulcer Prevention
    EPUAP 2017: One Voice for Pressure Ulcer Prevention

    On behalf of the European Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (EPUAP), Wounds International and Wounds UK take great pleasure in announcing the EPUAP’s 19th Annual Meeting in Belfast on 20–22 September.

  5. Practice Nurse launch
    Practice Nurse launch

    Omniamed are launching 'Practice Nurse' in 2017.

  6. Launch of new Leg Club in Clacton on Sea
    Launch of new Leg Club in Clacton on Sea

    A new Leg Club has opened in Clacton on Sea, spearheaded by District Nurse Lead Kelly Buxey. Following the completion of her District Nurse qualification in 2015 and 15 years in community nursing, Kelly was inspired to set up a community-based Leg Club in...

  7. Direct Healthcare Group announces growth with new acquisition
    Direct Healthcare Group announces growth with new acquisition

    Direct Healthcare Group (DHG) has completed the acquisition of Kirton Healthcare, the UK’s leading manufacturer of specialist seating products. Based in Caerphilly, DHG specialises in the development of clinically effective solutions for harm-free patient...

  8. Extended NHS cost savings with addition of new 40g Anabact 0.75% w/w Gel (metronidazole)
    Extended NHS cost savings with addition of new 40g Anabact 0.75% w/w Gel (metronidazole)

    Cambridge Healthcare Supplies Ltd has extended the Anabact range to include a new 40g pack size, encouraging NHS wound care cost savings across the range of up to 54%.

  9. Call for abstracts. Wounds UK, Harrogate 2017
    Call for abstracts. Wounds UK, Harrogate 2017

    Wounds UK are pleased to announce the call for abstracts for the 2017 Wounds UK Annual Conference, held at the Harrogate International Centre. Electronic poster abstract submissions are now invited for the Wounds UK Annual Conference 2017, which will be held...

  10. Don’t miss the update of the global consensus on wound infection
    Don’t miss the update of the global consensus on wound infectionVIEW PDF

    Published by the International Wound Infection Institute (IWII), supported by Wounds International, this second edition of Wound Infection in Clinical Practice is an update of the 2008 version produced by the World Union of Wound Healing Societies (WUWHS).