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  1. Mölnlycke Health Care sponsors Pressure Ulcer Prevention Pathway Webinar
    Mölnlycke Health Care sponsors Pressure Ulcer Prevention Pathway WebinarVIEW PDF

    Chaired by Dr Joyce Black, this webinar will focus on the role of prophylactic dressings in pressure ulcer prevention, as recommended in the recently published Prevent and Treatment of Pressure Ulcers: Clinical Practice Guideline.

  2. Wounds UK Harrogate 2014 programme now finalised
    Wounds UK Harrogate 2014 programme now finalisedVIEW PDF

    June 2014 Volume 10 Issue 2

    The Wounds UK 2014 conference will return to Harrogate on 10-12 November for another year of outstanding clinical and practical content, providing an unparalleled update in the latest wound care developments.

  3. Book now for Woundcare4Heroes 2nd Annual Conference
    Book now for Woundcare4Heroes 2nd Annual Conference VIEW PDF

    Woundcare4Heroes was launched on 14 June 2012 to develop a national network of complex wound management services to support the NHS in providing lifelong support and care for those discharged from the Armed Forces. Their 2nd Annual Conference will take place...

  4. Survey: the role of the tissue viability nurse
    Survey: the role of the tissue viability nurse

    We would like to know your views on tissue viability.

  5. Call for ‘Expressions of Interest’ from suppliers

    Kent Community NHS Trust are seeking to purchase and implement a wound medicine assessment and recording system.

  6. Cochrane Review to examine hydrogels in pressure ulcers
    Cochrane Review to examine hydrogels in pressure ulcers

    Cochrane Wounds Group will look at evidence for the use of insoluble polymer dressings designed to absorb wound exudate or rehydrate wounds.

  7. ‘Newer’ antiseptics and antiseptic wound dressings may offer benefits
    ‘Newer’ antiseptics and antiseptic wound dressings may offer benefits

    Review in infection control journal examines evidence for variety of topical antimicrobials.

  8. Woundcare 4 Heroes 2nd annual conference 2014
    Woundcare 4 Heroes 2nd annual conference 2014

    Woundcare 4 Heroes are holding their 2nd annual conference at the Welsh Wound Innovation Centre on 20th September. This years' conference, 'Complexities of military traumatic wounds and transitional management', will be of particular interest to all professionals...

  9. Park House Healthcare celebrate 30 years in pressure ulcer care
    Park House Healthcare celebrate 30 years in pressure ulcer care

    This year Park House Healthcare, the pressure area care specialists, foundered by Stephen Owens in 1984, will celebrate 30 years of continuous success and growth. Park House Healthcare is recognised within the industry as a market leading supplier of specialist...

  10. Synapse Electroceutical adds its support to calls for an NHS funding debate
    Synapse Electroceutical adds its support to calls for an NHS funding debate

    Synapse Electroceutical Ltd – manufacturers of Accel-Heal – supports the call on policy makers to hold a national conversation on the funding of the NHS, recently highlighted in a letter to the editor of The Times entitled We need a proper health policy...