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  1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

  4. Registration for Wounds UK Annual Conference 2014 now open
    Registration for Wounds UK Annual Conference 2014 now open

    Registration is now open to attend the UK’s largest wound care event, the annual Wounds UK conference in Harrogate, 10-12 November 2014.

  5. Welsh Wound Innovation Centre announces partnership with pressure care manufacturer
    Welsh Wound Innovation Centre announces partnership with pressure care manufacturer

    The Welsh Wound Innovation Centre, a new centre of excellence in wound prevention and treatment, has announced details of its first commercial partnership. Caerphilly-based Direct Healthcare Services, which manufactures pressure care products including...

  6. Excellence in wound care recognised
    Excellence in wound care recognised

    Excellence in wound care was recognised and rewarded at the Mölnlycke Health Care Academy annual Scholarship and Awards lunch at Vintner’s Hall, London on 2 May 2014.

  7. ComfiHeal™ study demonstrates dramatic improvements in wound healing

    The results from a recent clinical study have demonstrated significant improvements in wound condition and healing from the use of ComfiHeal™ foam dressing.

  8. NICE opens consultation on ‘spray-on skin’ device for healing burn wounds
    NICE opens consultation on ‘spray-on skin’ device for healing burn wounds

    The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has opened its consultation on draft guidance for a ‘spray-on skin’ device that aims to help improve the healing of acute burns.

  9. Graham Ewart appointed chair of Woundcare4Heroes
    Graham Ewart appointed chair of Woundcare4Heroes

    Graham Ewart, Managing Director of Direct Healthcare Services, which manufactures pressure care products including specialist mattresses and cushions, will now join the board of trustees at Welsh charity Woundcare4Heroes.

  10. Announcing the Lindsay Leg Club Conference 2014
    Announcing the Lindsay Leg Club Conference 2014VIEW PDF

    The theme this year will be on the ABC of Wound Care: Assessment, Best Practice, Compassion and will be held on 24-25 September at the Sixways Stadium in Worcester.