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  1. Omniamed announce new Chronic Conditions website
    Omniamed announce new Chronic Conditions website

    We are delighted to announce the brand new Chronic Conditions website is now live. This free-to-access online hub provides news, expert commentaries and e-learning modules, which specifically aim to improve the clinical care of chronic conditions. A number...

  2. NHS RightCare introduce comprehensive range of Commissioning for Value data packs
    NHS RightCare introduce comprehensive range of Commissioning for Value data packs

    NHS Rightcare have produced a comprehensive range of Commissioning for Value data packs, including Long Term Condition scenarios, featuring a wound care patient story comparing a sub-optimal but typical situation against an ideal pathway.

  3. New Study Data Shows Diabetic Foot Ulcers Treated with Granulox Demonstrated Significantly Better and More Rapid Wound Closure
    New Study Data Shows Diabetic Foot Ulcers Treated with Granulox Demonstrated Significantly Better and More Rapid Wound Closure

    A new study has found – Innovative oxygen therapy, Granulox®, to be an effective, safe and easy-to-use treatment, with the potential to revolutionise wound care, according to a new study published in the recent edition of Diabetic Foot and Ankle Journal....

  4. Smith & Nephew wins prestigious Galien Award for PICO Negative Pressure Wound Therapy innovation
    Smith & Nephew wins prestigious Galien Award for PICO Negative Pressure Wound Therapy innovation

    Smith & Nephew, (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, has been awarded the 2016 French Galien Award for PICO; the novel single-use negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) system. The Prix Galien acknowledges significant advances in pharmaceuticals...

  5. WUK Harrogate conference 2016 e-posters
    WUK Harrogate conference 2016 e-posters

    All submitted e-posters for Wounds UK Annual Conference 2016, are available to view online courtesy of Urgo.

  6. 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).

  7. Why the Leeds City Region Leads the Way for Wound Care and Health

    With Wound UK’s Annual Conference taking place in Harrogate today, Professor Karen Ousey, Director of the Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention at the University of Huddersfield has shared here why the Leeds City Region is best placed to host...

  8. Why the Leeds City Region Leads the Way for Wound Care and Health

    With Wound UK’s Annual Conference taking place in Harrogate today, Professor Karen Ousey, Director of the Institute of Skin Integrity and Infection Prevention at the University of Huddersfield has shared here why the Leeds City Region is best placed to host...

  9. Register now for the Wounds International Global Webcast on: Achieving a step change in pressure ulcer reduction
    Register now for the Wounds International Global Webcast on: Achieving a step change in pressure ulcer reductionVIEW PDF

    Real-world data has shown a 56% reduction in pressure ulcer occurrence resulting from the use of an innovative pressure-relieving surface. Hear from leading clinical experts as they discuss the impact of these advances on prevention and improved patient...

  10. Frontier Medical Group acquires Genie Care Ltd
    Frontier Medical Group acquires Genie Care Ltd

    Frontier Medical Group (Frontier), the specialist medical device manufacturer, joins forces with Genie Care in an acquisition that sees Frontier broaden its portfolio and continue its investment in products used in the prevention and treatment of pressure...