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  1. 5 ways to enhance antimicrobials knowledge
    5 ways to enhance antimicrobials knowledge

    European Antibiotics Awareness Day is Monday, 18 November.

  2. New e-module on Preventing complications at wound dressing changes
    New e-module on Preventing complications at wound dressing changes

    New essential online module that focuses on the problems associated with dressing adhesives and what measures can be taken to reduce wound complications at dressing changes in patients with vulnerable skin. This module has been supported by Clinimed

  3. WOUNDCHEK™ Laboratories – Leaders and innovators in wound diagnostics split from Systagenix
    WOUNDCHEK™ Laboratories – Leaders and innovators in wound diagnostics split from Systagenix

    Gargrave, UK – November 5th, 2013 – WOUNDCHEK™ Laboratories announced today that it has successfully completed the spin out of the diagnostics business from Systagenix and has signed a non-exclusive global distribution agreement with Kinetic Concepts,...

  4. medi UK Ltd launches web shop!
    medi UK Ltd launches web shop!

    medi UK are pleased to announce the launch of their new web shop at – shop.mediuk.co.uk

  5. Wounds UK Harrogate 2014 final programme
    Wounds UK Harrogate 2014 final programmeVIEW PDF

    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.

  6. Reduce your mattress replacement costs at audit
    Reduce your mattress replacement costs at audit

    Last September saw the launch of Invacare’s ‘Strikethrough Resistant Technology’ (SRT) fabric, available on a selection of mattresses in the range. Invacare’s renowned for its Softform range of mattresses which provide a high level of comfort, support...

  7. Neoheal Hydrogel Dressing From Laser Physics
    Neoheal Hydrogel Dressing From Laser Physics

    Neoheal is a transparent, but flexible. hydrogel dressing from Laser Physics. It is indicated the treatment of a range of wound types, including chronic ulcers, burns and paediatric skin injuries.

  8. Regular debridement key to faster healing
    Regular debridement key to faster healing

    A recent report published in JAMA Dermatology suggests that chronic wounds may heal faster with more frequent debridement.

  9. KCI to acquire Systagenix
    KCI to acquire Systagenix

    US-based KCI has announced its intent to purchase UK-based Systagenix, by the close of this year.

  10. Scottish Wound Care Conference: 5 September 2013
    Scottish Wound Care Conference: 5 September 2013

    The 14th Annual Scottish Wound Care Conference will take place in Glasgow on 5th September 2013. This free event provides a full clinical programme, exploring best practice and showcasing innovation in wound care.